Jazz & Philosophy Intermodal Conference (JPIC) 2019 Schedule

April 12 Friday night 8-9:30 pm in Music Building 4, Room 102
April 13 Saturday night 7-10 pm in Music Building 4, Room 102
April 14 Sunday morning 9-11 am in Music Building 4, Room 102

April 13 Saturday morning 9-noon in Social Science 101
April 13 Saturday afternoon 2-5 pm in Social Science 101

See map below for room locations

Orange Coast College map


Orange Coast College
2701 Fairview Road
Music Building (4), Music Room 102

Costa Mesa, CA 92626
562 335-5107

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Friday night, April 12, 2019 (all Friday times are pm) in Bldg 4, Music 102


Saturday morning, April 13, 2019 in Social Science 101


LUNCH at the Yard House at Triangle Square in Costa Mesa noon-1:30 pm with transportation 1:30-2:00 pm back to campus


Saturday afternoon, April 13, 2019 in Social Science 101

  • 2:00-3:00 pm    Dr. Robert P. Crease (SUNY Stony Brook)
    ++++++++++++++++++“Offending City Hall: Jazz Dance and What Made It Subversive”
    +++++++++++++++++ “Dance is an inescapable topic of any philosophy of the lived body and jazz dance in particular.”
  • 3:00-4:00 pm     Dr. Aili Bresnahan (University of Dayton)
    ++++++++++++++++++“Tap Dance as Jazz Percussion” 
  • 4:00-5:00 pm    Dr. Renee Conroy (Purdue University Northwest) Philosophy of Jazz Dance
    +++++++++++++++++“What’s Wrong with Jazz Hands? (Or, Why Does Philosophy Neglect the Art(s) of Popular Dance?)
    ++++++++++++++++++

DINNER: Maggiano’s Little Italy 🇮🇹 5:15-6:30 pm then transition back to OCC 6:30-7:00 pm


Saturday night, April 13, 2019 in Bldg 4, Music 102



Sunday, April 14 (morning only) in Bldg 4, Music 102


  • Get late checkout time (1 pm instead of noon) or arrange for hotel to hold your bags until 1 pm.


    OCC campus quad
    JPIC 2019 welcomes you to Orange Coast College
    Have a great time