Movement research with mouth, workshop organized by Ilmari Kortelainen

The 45 minutes workshop investigates bodily knowledge from the perspective of socially informed presence practice. The concept of social somatics refersin this context to the investigation and practice of theline between social meaning making and lived bodysensing.This sensory investigation allows people to recognize in a minimalistic level of movements and gestures the social and cultural significance of senses. Workshop is guided bodily movement class, starting first with the meeting circle, informing conceptual framework for the somatic sensing and mouth. Secondly,we investigate in the individual movement and small gestures the sociality of a mouth and face. We end again with circle. Structure of a workshop is thefollowing: 1) Starting circle: information on sociology of amouth, and a note on consent 2) The guided movement class with simple moving individually 3) Ending circle.