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In Dialogue: Artist as Citizen
Sunday, January 21st, 2018
1:00 PM
Pianist/composer Darrell Grant will facilitate the January seminar “Being Change-The Artist as Citizen.” In the midst of society’s challenges, artists can play a critical role in shepherding communities out of conflict and division into dialogue and renewal. Sharing insights from his new PSU course “The Artist as Citizen” Grant will lead a discussion about the responsibilities, challenges, and opportunities of today’s artists to advocate, engage, and even provoke communities toward positive change. Participants are encouraged to think about their own examples of civic engagement, as well as reflect on some of the following readings in Darrell’s recent blog article Being Change: