Monday, Feb. 19 2018
Notes from the Field: Anna Deavere Smith in Conversation with Valerie Jarrett, moderated by Van Jones
Anna Deavere Smith's Notes From the field has been adapted to an HBO film, premiering February 24. Join Smith, who portrays a multitude of real-life characters with her signature precision, and Valerie Jarrett, former senior advisor to President Obama, when they sit down with CNN’s Van Jones for a probing conversation on race, class and the criminal justice system in contemporary America.
Monday, Feb. 26 2018
A Lunchtime Workshop Series with Dr. Marta Moreno Vega, President and Founder Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute, Adjunct Professor Department of Art & Public Policy, NYU Tisch School of the Arts. These talks will engage students in the participatory process of defining voice and developing a creative public project addressing the public discourse of now.