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Art & Activism: Personal Journeys
Tuesday, May 9, 2017, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pmFREE
Town Hall Event
Join us for a panel featuring some of the most dynamic interdisciplinary artists from the international African diaspora, who will discuss the visual and social themes underscoring the festival. Guests include Zimbabwe-born, Brooklyn-based choreographer Nora Chipaumire (via Skype); Ethiopian and Eritrean film producers Teddy Goitom and Senay Berhe, who produced Afripedia; Darlene and Lizzy Okpo, designers of William Okpo; and Raquel Cepeda, filmmaker and author of Bird of Paradise; moderated by artist and filmmaker Thomas Allen Harris.
Presented in partnership with the Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment’s One Book, One New York program.