Date & Time:
Wed May 11, 2022
6 PM-7:30 PM
The Block Museum of Art
40 Arts Circle Drive
Evanston, IL 60208
Open to the public
Join teacher, embodiment coach, writer, and facilitator Prentis Hemphill as they explore strategies toward healing amid the enduring effects of racial trauma. Hemphill will share their work in this space, offering reflections on opportunities to heal and grow, even as ongoing realities challenge and oppose. Followed by a conversation with Dr. Melissa Blount, artist/activist/psychotherapist and member of The Block’s Evanston Community Advisory Group for A Site of Struggle.
Please note: this program will include brief embodied practice exercises, and we invite you to partake in physical activity as comfortable and able.
This program is presented in conjunction with the exhibition A Site of Struggle: American Art against Anti-Black Violence, with generous promotional co-sponsorship from Northwestern’s Offices of Counseling and Psychological Services and Social Justice Education.
Contact The Block Museum of Art for more information: (847) 491-4000 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org