Resources

PETITIONS:

  • Black Artists For Freedom link

  • Charlotte for Black Futures link

  • We See You, White American Theatre link

  • #ForTheCulture link

  • #Dismantle NOMA link

  • MCAccountable link

  • Raleigh Fine Arts Society at CAM Raleigh link
  • Black Artists and Cultural Workers in Switzerland link

HELPFUL TEXTS:

  • How to be Anti-racist by Ibrahim X. Kendi.
  • White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism by Robin DiAngelo.
  • How to Be Less Stupid About Race by Marie Fleming.
  • So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo.

RELEVANT ARTICLES:

  • How White People Conquered the Non-Profit Industry: And why they won’t be going anywhere, anytime soon By Anastasia Reesa Tomkin link

  • The Cover Up: On being a prop in the system we claimed to dismantle By Liana Maneese and Sydney Olberg link

  • Black Gallerists Press Forward Despite a Market That Holds Them Back As Art Basel opens online, African-American galleries are glaringly absent By Robin Pogrebin link

  • Black Cultural Leaders Make a Unified Call: ‘Value Our Work’
    A letter signed by hundreds of artists, writers, film producers and directors, actors and singers demanded that institutions be “active agents” in fighting racism By Julia Jacobs link

INSTAGRAM PAGES TO FOLLOW:

  • Rachel Elizabeth Cargle @rachel.cargle

  • Adrienne Maree Brown @adriennemareebrown

  • No White Saviors @nowhitesaviors

  • @whitenonsenseroundup

RESOURCES:

  • Decolonize This Space link

  • The Movement For Black Lives link

  • Working Artists and the Greater Economy (W.A.G.E.) link

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