Art and Activism in Times of Crisis
In this talk, Julio Salgado explores immigration, queerness and the mainstream media representation of people of color and members of the LGBTQ+ community. He underscores the power of creativity and the important role of artivisim in social movements. He shows how to use art to confront xenophobia, racism, sexism, homophobia, transphobia and other societal ills. The lecture is a visual journey that examines the work he has created and collaborations he has been part of to facilitate social transformation.
Event is in person and on Zoom. Please register in advance for Zoom link (below).
Tuesday, October 5, 2021 at 5:30 pm to 6:45 pm
Joe Crowley Student Union, Theatre (Third Floor)
1500 North Virginia Street