Sightlines Spoken: The Arts & Gentrification, Place, Culture & the Forces of History

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Presented by Sightlines at George Washington Carver Museum & Cultural Center, Austin TX

Nov 13
Sightlines Spoken: The Arts & Gentrification, Place, Culture & the Forces of History

A free public panel discussion about the arts and the gentrification of East Austin. An official event of the 2018 East Austin Studio Tour and co-presented by Big Medium, Austin Creative Alliance and the Carver Museum.

Nov. 13: The Gentrification of East Austin: Place, Culture & the Forces of History


Cary Cordova, Assoc. Professor, American Studies, UT. Research interests: Latinx cultural production, interconnectivity of art, politics, place, and public policy

Bamidele Demerson, director, Carver Museum

Eric Tang, Assoc. Professor, African & African Diaspora Studies American Studies, UT. Author of “Outlier: The Case of Austin’s Declining African American population”

Moderator: Jeanne Claire van

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Admission is free.


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George Washington Carver Museum & Cultural Center

1165 Angelina Street, Austin, TX 78702

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The Austin Creative Alliance is funded in part by the City of Austin through the Economic Development Department's Cultural Arts Division and by grants from Texas Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts which believes that a great nation deserves great art. The Creative Alliance also receives generous in-kind support from CreateAustin, and Time Warner Cable News. We are also grateful for the ongoing support and participation of our members and patrons.


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