Mattress Performance (Carry That Weight) (2014–2015) was a work of endurance performance art by Emma Sulkowicz, conducted as her senior thesis during the final year of her visual arts degree at Columbia University in New York City.
For her visual arts senior thesis, Emma Sulkowicz, CC '15, will carry a dorm room mattress with her everywhere that she goes for as long as she and her alleged ...
IN SEPTEMBER 2014, after she was failed by the Columbia University adjudication process that found her rapist not guilty, Emma Sulkowicz began a school-year-long senior thesis, performance art and protest piece titled "Mattress Performance (Carry That ... www.bing.com
National Public Radio isn’t interested in fair reporting when it comes to sexual assault. That’s made plain by a segment on the “restorative justice” approach to campus sexual assault that aired Tuesday afternoon on All Things Considered, which ... www.bing.com
Columbia University has reached a settlement with former student Paul Nungesser following the aftermath of a sexual assault case that brought Columbia to the forefront of a national conversation about rape on college campuses. Nungesser first filed a ... www.bing.com
Columbia University has settled a lawsuit with former student Paul Nungesser. In 2015, Nungesser filed a lawsuit against Columbia, claiming that the university supported an “outrageous display of harassment and defamation” after fellow student Emma ... www.bing.com
You remember Emma Sulkowicz, aka “Mattress Girl," don’t you?” She accused fellow student Paul Nungesser of what these days is termed “gender-based misconduct,” but which seems to be really just rape, or maybe sexual assault, if a jury so found. www.bing.com
Columbia University settled with Paul Nungesser, the man publicly accused by “Mattress Girl” Emma Sulkowicz. When Columbia found Nungesser not responsible for sexual assault, Sulkowicz began carrying her mattress around campus in protest, to the praise ... www.bing.com
Democratic candidate for Congress Brian Flynn received the maximum campaign contribution from Emma Sulkowicz, the Mattress Girl who made questionable allegations of rape against a classmate at Columbia University. Sulkowicz, whose art performances now ... www.bing.com
But some advocates are urging caution. Activist and survivor Emma Sulkowicz says the approach is not appropriate for everyone. Sometimes, she says, trial and punishment are called for, as in the case of a man on her campus who was accused of several assaults. www.bing.com
The woman, Emma Sulkowicz, won national acclaim and was largely embraced by her fellow students, who often helped her carry her burden, which she even brought to a graduation ceremony in May 2015. The accused man, Paul Nungesser, who was cleared of ... www.bing.com
Emma Sulkowicz, a senior visual arts student at Columbia University, carries a mattress in protest of the university's lack of action after she reported being raped during her sophomore year on September 5, 2014 in New York City. NEW YORK -- Columbia ... www.bing.com