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Where does Anti-Racism live in your practice?

Where does Anti-Racism live in your practice?

From creative-generation.org You told your story, now what? If this were the Registry of Multiple Voices (RMV), the enormous waiting period might cause one to give up. Artists constantly use their medium to expressive themselves, however, the feedback lacks. The very...

Race: The Power of an Illusion

Race: The Power of an Illusion

An online companion to the award-winning documentary series by California Newsreel discussing the origins, beliefs and consequences of what we call race.

NIU in the news

NIU in the news

Associate Professor, Curriculum and Instruction, NIU College of Education, Joseph Flynn in Yahoo! Lifestyle: Why It’s So Critical To Talk To Your Family About Race. Maybell Romero, assistant professor, College of Law, was recently featured in an article posted to The...

Americans for the Arts: Social Change

Americans for the Arts: Social Change

Fostering Civic Engagement and Social Impact through the Arts Arts and culture promote understanding and action on issues facing our communities and the world. Americans for the Arts’ commitment to creative social change is embodied by its Animating Democracy program,...

Webinar: Structural Racism and Health Disparities

Webinar: Structural Racism and Health Disparities

Dr. Ayana Jordan: "COVID-19 is Terrible, But I am More Likely to Die From Structural Racism" In this webinar, Ayana Jordan, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Yale School of Medicine, defines key concepts that contribute to the oppression, pain, and...

Resources for white parents to raise anti-racist children

Resources for white parents to raise anti-racist children

This document is intended to serve as a resource to white people and parents to deepen our anti-racism work. If you haven’t engaged in anti-racism work in the past, start now. Feel free to circulate this document on social media and with your friends, family, and...

TED: Titus Kaphar “Can art amend history?”

TED: Titus Kaphar “Can art amend history?”

Artist Titus Kaphar makes paintings and sculptures that wrestle with the struggles of the past while speaking to the diversity and advances of the present. In an unforgettable live workshop, Kaphar takes a brush full of white paint to a replica of a 17th-century Frans...