2016 Art.Life.Faith.Conference: Arts in Racial Reconciliation Saturday, February 13, 10:00am to 4:00pm Lambert Recital Hall Clayton Center for the Arts Maryville College Maryville, Tennessee Cost: $10 includes lunch
How can we bring racial reconciliation to artists? How can we engage our arts to bring healing and racial reconciliation to the world? InterVarsity's Tony Warner helps us wrestle with these questions and more! Visual artists, musicians, dancers and actors will lead seminars to produce practical actions that artists can take to engage our world for the sake of the Kingdom of God.
Schedule 10:00 Tony Warner "Ethnicity, Culture & Race" 11:00 Panel Discussion "Analyzing our Progress: Racial Reconciliation IN the Arts" 12:00 Lunch 1:15 Tony Warner "How Arts can Foster Racial Reconciliation in our Culture" 2:15 Breakout Sessions for Artist Consideration and Planning 3:15 Breakout Debrief and Seed Planting for the Future
Tony Warner, Southeast Assistant Regional Director for InterVarsity graduated from Brooklyn College in New York with a degree in Economics, and also received a Masters in Urban Life and Policy Studies at Georgia State University in Atlanta, Georgia. He developed an interest in the intersection of Christian Faith with the issues of our times. Warner also intensively researched the history of the Civil Rights Movement of the 1950s and 1960s.
Please register below to help our planning. $10 fee payable at door.