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Tuesday, June 16, 2020

Disability Justice as the Vanguard of Recovery Thinking | #ArtistsAreNecessaryWorkers: Facebook Live Conversation Series

 

 

Disability Justice as the Vanguard of Recovery Thinking
Facebook Live Conversation Series

 

This event has already occurred. Enjoy event details below, and scroll to the bottom of the page for the post-event survey and session resources. 

When:
Tuesday, June 16, 2020, 5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. 

Where: Facebook Live
 


 
Registration: This event was part of the #ArtistsAreNecessaryWorkers Series. Registration was required. All conversations are free and open to the public. Attend one or multiple town halls.
 

Accessibility:  

 ASL interpretation will be provided by LC Interpreting Services. 
Closed Captioning services provided by The Viscardi Center.

If you require additional reasonable accommodation, please contact Brinda Guha at least two weeks prior to the event via email at [email protected] or call 212.966.4452 (voice only).

About: Dance/NYC led a discussion with disabled artists and activists about the values of disability justice as a framework for building our new reality.

Confirmed Speakers: 

Alice Sheppard Headshot

Alice Sheppard

Kinetic Light

Christopher "Unpezverde" Nuñez Headshot

Christopher "Unpezverde" Nuñez, Visually Impaired Choreographer, Performance Artist, Educator & Accessibility Consultant

Dustin Gibson Headshot

Dustin Gibson, Founding Member, Harriet Tubman Collective

Simi Linton Headshot

Simi Linton, Arts Consultant, Author, Filmmaker & Activist

Please fill out our post-event survey

Resources
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#ArtistsAreNecessaryWorkers 
#DanceIsDignifiedLabor #DanceWorkforceResilience #dancenyc #nycdance


Dance/NYC's justice, equity, and inclusion initiatives are made possible with leadership support from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. Dance/NYC convening is made possible, in part, by support from the Howard Gilman Foundation and the Mertz Gilmore Foundation, and by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council, the New York State Council on the Arts and from the National Endowment for the Arts.

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Dance/NYC seeks partners and speakers with a variety of viewpoints for its events with the goal of generating discussion. The inclusion of any partner or speaker does not constitute an endorsement by Dance/NYC of that partner's or speaker's views.

 

 

 


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