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Fall 2016: INTRODUCTION TO IDENTITY, DIVERSITY, AND AESTHETICS

INTRO TO IDA, IDA Autumn Course

 
Course Description
This course is held in the Black Community Services Center located at 418 Santa Teresa Street, beside the Harmony House. This quarter-long series introduces students to leading artists, creatives, and scholars affiliated with the Institute for Diversity in the Arts. Through a series of talks, guests reveal how their work illuminates crucial questions of identity, diversity, and aesthetics.
 
Weekly Course/Events Schedule
 
September 28 We Gon' Be Alright + The Theory of IDA
 
by Jeff Chang
 
 
 
October 5 The Emerging Artist
 
by Jessica La Rel
 
 
 
October 12 Art Practice as Spiritual Practice
 
by A-lan Holt
 
 
 
October 19 Art in Public Space
 
by Ala Ebtekar in conversation with Jonathan Calm
 
 
 
October 26 Punks, Poets, & Brown People
 
by Ruben Martinez and Mark Gonzales
 
 
 
November 2 Rhetorics of Identity
 
by Walidah Imarisha and Jakeya Caruthers
 
 
 
November 9 Movement and Transformative Movements
 
by Amara Tabor-Smith and Aleta Hayes
 
 
 
November 16 Geographies of Desire
 
by Cherrie Moraga
 
 
 
November 30 Raciolinguistics & Culturally Sustaining Pedagogies
 
by H. Samy Alim
 
 
 
December 7 Art is My Occupation
 
by Ellen Oh