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Art & Politics: Soul of a Nation at the Broad with Bridget R. Cooks

Department: Art History

Date and Time: March 23, 2019 | 10:00 AM-5:30 PM

Event Location: The Broad Museum's Aratani Theatre

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On Soul of a Nation's opening day, The Broad will present a day of enriching conversations, artist talks and poetry, organized by UC Irvine professors Bridget R. Cooks (associate professor, Department of African American Studies and Art History, UC Irvine) and Frank B. Wilderson III (professor and chair of African American Studies, UC Irvine).

The event will include compelling conversations between artists featured in the exhibition, such as artists Jae and Wadsworth Jarrell and Gerald Williams with Vida L. Brown (visual arts curator, California African American Museum), among others, as well as renowned art historians and curators like Thelma Golden (director and chief curator, The Studio Museum), Phyllis J. Jackson (associate professor, art history, Pomona College), Kellie Jones (professor, art history and archaeology and the Institute for Research in African American Studies, Columbia University), and Naima J. Keith (deputy director and chief curator, California African American Museum).

Saturday, March 23, 2019 |
10:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
@  Aratani Theatre
$20; $15 student. Get tickets here.

For more information and the event schedule, please visit the Broad page: https://www.thebroad.org/programs/art-politics-soul-of-a-nation-symposium

https://www.thebroad.org/soan