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Aatiqa Sheikh Conducts Workshop at World Summit of Art Education, Portugal

Ms. Aatiqa Sheikh, Assistant Professor and Program Coordinator for MA Art Education at Department of Graduate & Interdisciplinary Studies, SVAD, conducted a workshop at World Summit of Art Education 2023, Funchal, Madeira Island, Portugal representing her research collective ‘Covert Overt’.

The details of the workshop are as below:

Workshop Title: Values, Identities, Actions: Oral Traditions to Achieve Sustainable Communities

The methodology of the workshop was kept process oriented-a reenactment of traditional Dastan Goi Baithak (Storytelling Session) in the subcontinent.

In this workshop, Visible Thinking Routines (VTR) of Values, Identities and Actions (VIA) were used to unfold the traditional wisdom of the told regional tales and legends. VIA is a straightforward Visible Thinking Routine for exploring a myriad of rich civic aspects of any work; in our case the told regional stories from Pakistan.


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