Celebration of Women of Color in the Arts
from 07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Panel Moderator: Afua Kafi-Akua (Marlene Graham): York College Media Resources Manager & Adjunct Lecturer, Communications Technology Dept. 1. Roselly Torres-Rojas: Distribution & Marketing Coordinator – Third World Newsreel 2.Martha Diaz: Founding Member of the Hip Hop Association 3.Miriam Romais, Executive Director: En Foco-Non-Profit Photography Organization 4.Frederick Douglass Creative Arts Center: Dr. Theda Palmer Saxton, FDCAC board member, educator & entrepreneur
-A selection short films or film trailers by women of color from the collection of Third World News Reel (from African, Asian, Latin American, South Asian and Middle Eastern Diasporas) and a discussion of Third World's mission, programs and services. -Presentation of music and visual media by women of color associated with the Hip Hop Association and a discussion of the mission of the Hip Hop Association and their services and programs. -Presentation of JPEGs of work by women members of En Foco and a discussion of En Foco's mission, programs and services. -Presentation of works by women of color students and/or faculty of the Frederick Douglass Creative Arts Center and a discussion of their mission, services and programs.