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[The Corner] Episode #17: Forum as Form Exhibit & Discussion

On June 13, 2014 the "Forum As Form" exhibit curated by artist Andres Hernandez opened at the Arts Incubator here in Chicago's Washington Park neighborhood. In support of this event Nikki, Rae and Nya Freeman covers the event and the discussion to follow led by artist, community members and scholars at the Arts Incubator in Washington Park.

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[THE CORNER] Episode #15: State of the City - Gentrification

Special guest and radio personality Mario Smith, joins Nikki & Rae for an entire segment dedicated to discussing the cause and effects of gentrification.

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[Afros & Ceramic Fruit] Episode #10: Talk w/ Artist Samantha Hill

Host La Keisha Leek & Savannah Wood sits down with transdisciplinary artist Samantha Hill to talk about: 

1. Artist as archivist. 
2. Place as a framework for understanding history. 
3. Utopian hopes for the greater African American community. 

and much more.

 

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[Lecture] Representing & ReImagining The Black Male Body in Hip Hop

This lecture examines, through photography and film, the ways that the black male body is represented in Hip Hop culture. While sparking a conversation that challenges the viewer to (re) imagine, question and/or dispute normative perceptions of black (male) representation and identity.

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[The Corner] Episode #16: Transforming Lives with Yoga

Marshawn Feltus, founder and instructor of ACT Yoga (located on the westside of Chicago), joins Nikki & Rae to discuss the power yoga has in transforming peoples lives. In discussing his practice, he candidly shares his experience of learning and teaching yoga in prison along with his journey to bringing yoga to westside communities in Chicago.

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[Afros & Ceramic Fruit] Episode #11: Ryan Dennis & Project Row Houses

Director of Project Row Houses, Ryan Dennis joins Afros & Ceramic Fruit to talk about current programs along with Project Row Houses year-long 20th anniversary celebration.

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[The Corner] Episode #14:  Occupying Space in Our Community

How do we think about the spaces that we live in and inhabit? On Episode 14 of "The Corner" Nikki & Rae Rae sits with 2014 University of Chicago, Artist & Public Life residence Andres Hernandez to explore central questions around space and community. 

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