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Poetry & the Senses Featured in DREAM Magazine

Poetry & the Senses Featured in DREAM Magazine By: Laurie Macfee, August 1, 2021 ARC is thrilled that our partnership with Engaging the Senses Foundation and our Poetry & the Senses initiative is a feature in California Arts Council’s premier new arts & culture magazine, DREAM! From CAC: The annual publication features voices and stories from across the state, […]

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Poetry reading with Safia Elhillo, Hieu Minh Nguyen, and Craig Santos Perez By: Menat Allah El Attma, April 12, 2021 “You are getting dressed. You stand in front of a mirror. And your peers are that mirror telling you: You’re not wearing pants.Why aren’t you wearing pants?” Hieu Minh Nguyen depicts the first draft, au […]

Ajuan Mance from 1001 Black Men

Visual Activism: Ajuan Mance By: Lindsey Pannor, December 1, 2020 Ajuan Mance, a local artist and professor at Mills College, graced ARC with her virtual presence near the end of this past November. Her talk was focused on a project that she completed over the course of six years, from 2010 to 2016, called 1001 […]

Histories of Dance

Visual Activism: Histories of Dance By: Lindsey Pannor, November 15, 2020 In spite of the many moments lost to the global upheaval this year, the Arts Research Center made an attempt to virtually celebrate an exhibit that has yet to make its date. On November 12, our director Julia Bryan-Wilson was joined by her co-curator […]