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Thursday, 01 May 2014 10:58

Freedom Bound: Performing Principles of Community Engagement

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Freedom Bound: Performing Principles of Community Engagement

This collaboratory combines cultural organizing, devised performance, song building, and visual art to teach Roots' Principles of Community Engagement. Participants will devise performances, create visual work, and build community action plans during the session.

Biography

Alternate ROOTS is a visible champion of activist artists based in the Southern United States and provides the connective tissue for a distinct segment of the arts and culture field - artists who have a commitment to making work in, with, by, for and about their communities, and those whose cultural work strives for social justice.

Background Information
  • Encuentro Location (Montréal): Concordia University, John Molson School of Business
  • Date: June 22, 2014, June 23, 2014, June 24, 2014, June 25, 2014, June 26, 2014