- Organizer: Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute
- Venue: 20 Cooper Square, 5th Floor Conference Room
20 Cooper Square
New York, NY 10003 United States
Sponsored by the Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute, NYU Department of Social and Cultural Analysis, NYU Institute of African American Affairs, NYU Tisch Department of Art & Public Policy, Columbia University’s Institute for Research in African American Studies. Cosponsored by NYU Latino Studies and the Asian/Pacific/American Institute at NYU.
An InterActive Presentation and Conversation on Race, Arts Funding, and the Survival of Community Based Arts Organizations
Speakers: Arlene Davila (Professor, NYU Departments of Anthropology and Social & Cultural Analysis), Lowery Stokes Sims (Curator Emerita, Museum of Arts and Design), Laurie Cumbo (New York City Councilmember and Founder, MoCada), Holly Sidford (President, Helicon Collaborative), Dudley Cocke (Artistic Director, Roadside Theater/Appalshop), Jack Tchen (Founding Director, Asian/Pacific/American Institute at NYU), Marta Morena Vega (President and Founder, Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute and Adjunct Professor, NYU Department of Art and Public Policy), Nicole Reiner (Director of Development, Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute), Esmeralda Simmons (Executive Director, Medgar Evers College Center for Law and Social Justice), and David Rios (Director of Public Programs, Children’s Museum of Manhattan).