he Invention of Race traces the development of racial and racist ideas from the ancient world – when there was no notion of race – up to the founding of the United States as, fundamentally, a nation of and for white people.
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For those registered for the Undoing Racism training this spring, this live stream provides an important and useful foundation.
The Wallach Art Gallery in Columbia University hosted an exhibit of modernist paintings with a specific look at the role of the black female models. This comprehensive exhibit is one more example of ways in which art can disrupt racism by looking and it in honest and meaningful ways.
For more information on the exhibit that will be traveling to Paris, click here.
The Year of the Pig begins!
Do you know your Chinese Zodiac Sign, or the symbolism behind it? Check out some links to start your search!
And check hear for various Lunar New Year celebrations in the area during the next two weeks:
This is his mural that was torn down just days before the Super Bowl. It was an image of Muhammed Ali and Colin Kaepernick painted two years ago on an abandoned building not far from the stadium.
Listen to the interview and read the articles for the full story, and Williams’ artistic response.
Some resources are below: