UROC Critical Conversations// Art for Healing: The Role of Creativity in Trauma Recovery
Thursday, April 10, 2014 from 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM (CDT)
Art for Healing: The Role of Creativity in Trauma Recovery
Join a documentary filmmaker, Catherine Kennedy, photographer, Wing Young Huie, art therapist, Robin Getsug, and UROC's gallery curator, Hawona Sullivan Janzen--in a conversation on the healing power of art in trauma and grief recovery. Moderated by Robyne Robinson, director of arts and culture for the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport Foundation, this event is part of UROC’s ongoing Trauma Recovery Project, a two-year, multidisciplinary project involving Community partners and University experts in an effort to create a roadmap for recovery for families in north Minneapolis.
This Critical Conversation is presented as a special edition of KFAI's What's in the Mix? Legacy Programming, a series of partnerships and community engagement forums made possible by a grant from the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.
Thursday, April 10, 2014
5:30 - 6:30 p.m. - Registration and Hors d'oeuvres Reception
6:30 - 8:00 p.m. - Program
University of Minnesota Urban Research Outreach-Engagement Center (UROC)
2001 Plymouth Ave. N., Minneapolis
The event is free and open to the public. Registration is required; space is limited. Please visit www.uroc.umn.edu for more information or call 612-626-8762 with any questions.