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Symposium: We Wanted a Revolution

04/21/2017 11:30 AM

@ Brooklyn Museum
200 Eastern Pkwy

Symposium: We Wanted a Revolution

This daylong symposium features four panels on black revolutionary art practices, including talks and performances by artists in the exhibition We Wanted a Revolution: Black Radical Women, 1965–85 and related scholars. Free with Museum admission!

Participants include:
-- Catherine Morris and Rujeko Hockley, co-curators of the exhibition
-- Aruna D’Souza, art historian and critic
-- Kellie Jones, Associate Professor of Art History and Archaeology at the Institute for Research in African American Studies, Columbia University;
-- Uri McMillan, Associate Professor of English at UCLA.

Photo: Jan van Raay (American, born 1942). Faith Ringgold (right) and Michele Wallace (middle) at Art Workers Coalition Protest, Whitney Museum, 1971. Courtesy of Jan van Raay, Portland, OR, 305-37. © Jan van Raay

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