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Inspiring Justice: Artist Taking Action

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This program aired Friday, September 18th, 2020 @ 12 EST

Recently we noticed a new mural from a local artist prominently featuring the phrase: “Painting Ain’t Policy. Criminal Justice Reform NOW”. The piece sparked a conversation about the connections (or lack thereof) between inspiring art and audience action. To investigate the concept further, we’ve assembled a group of artists from various disciplines to discuss their past experiences, as well as new methods they’re using to spread messages of social justice and bring about tangible change.

PANEL:

Jayme Alilaw
Musician & Educator  

Alilaw is a creator of many passions with a grounded mission of empowerment, edification, and education. Jayme engages the world as an opera singer, leadership and life coach, entrepreneur, and public speaker. Based in Atlanta, Jayme is an Army veteran and mother.

Social – @SANGMsJayme

Royce Bable
CEO of Roycebee Creative

Royce is a Southwest Atlanta native and attended Tri-Cities High School Visual and Performing Arts, and later studied marketing at Howard University. He spent several years with A3C Festival & Conference as Partnership Director. Currently Royce is CEO of Roycebee Creative LLC, a company focused on productions and partnerships.

Social – @roycebable

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ACTIONS

Support these organizations that support the arts:
The National Independent Venue Association | Supporting music venues though the pandemic
Art Leaders of Color Fund | Offering grants to artists of color who’ve been put out of work by Covid-19
Americans for the Arts | Supporting arts and arts education for youth

Details

Date:
September 18, 2020
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

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