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To be anti-racist and White. Or, A snapshot of an anxious mind

To be anti-racist and White. Or, A snapshot of an anxious mind

By Imagining America

May 18, 2015

By Elyse Gordon, PAGE Co-director Good grief. I am overwhelmed by what is going on and my responsibility to act.…

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Looking for a Way beyond Distraction

By Imagining America

May 05, 2015

By La Tanya S. Autry, PAGE Co-director My mind and heart has been heavy these days- now Baltimore. Watching the…

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How Every Museum Can Respond to Ferguson — Part II

By Imagining America

April 27, 2015

By Alyssa Greenberg, PAGE 2014-15 Fellow As museum professionals, our silence about how social inequality manifests in internal museum practices (discussed…

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How Every Museum Can Respond to Ferguson

By Imagining America

February 16, 2015

By Alyssa Greenberg, PAGE 2014-15 Fellow In December 2014, a cohort of museum bloggers and their colleagues published a joint…

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“Checking Your Privilege 101”: A Social-Justice Movement in Higher Education

By Imagining America

February 15, 2015

By Lydia E. Ferguson, PAGE 2014-15 Fellow Notre Dame and DePauw Universities have recently come under fire for promoting dialogue…

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Beyond the Object: A Call to Art Conservation

By Imagining America

February 13, 2015

By Kimi Taira, PAGE Co-director “Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare” [Japanese Proverb] I…

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On Teach-Ins, State Violence and Institutional Racism

By Imagining America

February 03, 2015

By Elyse Gordon, PAGE Co-director I rescheduled my day to attend a teach-in on #BlackLivesMatter, Ferguson and state violence. It…

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Letters of Love and Struggle

By Imagining America

January 30, 2015

By Alexandrina Agloro, Katie Lennard, Jessica Robinson Dear Jessica and Katie, My heart hurts. I want to write everything and…

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My Art Museum Mission

By Imagining America

January 26, 2015

By La Tanya S. Autry, PAGE Co-director *The life and thoughtful words of the beloved Maya Angelou guide me as…

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Sidelines

By Imagining America

January 26, 2015

By Naphtali Leyland Fields, PAGE Fellow 2014-2015 I stand in the cold holding the sign with numb hands. A line of us…

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Talking #BlackLivesMatter Offline and Outside of the Classrooms and Lecture Halls

By Imagining America

January 19, 2015

By La Tanya S. Autry, PAGE Co-director As a PhD candidate in art history at the University of Delaware, I’ve centered…

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Ferguson and the #blacklivesmatter Movement: Practical Questions and Musings

By Imagining America

January 19, 2015

By Enger Muteteke, PAGE 2014-2015 Fellow I am a 36 year old African American woman who serves as Associate Pastor at…

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“Silence is the voice of complicity” v “That’s not what we’re talking about right now”? Notes on intersectional quilting

By Imagining America

January 19, 2015

By Jennifer Shook, PAGE Co-director I hesitated about writing this blog post. I continue because my hesitation itself marks greater discomforts.…

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Introducing the PAGE2Ferguson Blog Salon

By Imagining America

January 19, 2015

Welcome to the PAGE2Ferguson Blog Salon! “How do we respect and invite one another into our multiple modes of response?”…

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