Talk it Out: Aesthetic Strategies for Civil Civic Dialogue

Divisive times call for civil dialogue, and artists and presenters are uniquely qualified to foster compassionate exchanges of ideas perspectives amongst diverse communities. In this experiential workshop, artists will demonstrate how they have integrated entertaining, relevant and empowering audience discussion into their performances, and attendees will learn how to facilitate these critical conversations with their communities.

  • Date:Saturday, Jan. 5
  • Time:3:45 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Room:Hilton Concourse B
  • Session Type:Professional Development
  • Knowledge Level:All Levels
  • Tracks:Art‚ Activism and Social Responsibility, Engaging Audiences and Communities
Jon Catherwood-Ginn
Moss Arts Center, Virginia Tech
Dan Froot
501 (see three) ARTS
Chanon Judson
Urban Bush Women
Stephanie McKee
Junebug Productions
Lois Weaver
Split Britches