Towards an Arab American Theater Movement (Videos)

Title

Towards an Arab American Theater Movement (Videos)

Description

In this video essay, Silk Road Rising Artistic Director Jamil Khoury envisions an Arab American theatre movement that is vibrant, visible, daring, and unafraid of its own power. Read the text of this video essay here. "... art strengthens identities. By definition, an artist is an activist, a teacher, a community builder and so much more. Art is progressive politics."

Subject

Arab Americans
Art and activism
Multi-cultural Americans
Identity

Creator

Jamil Jhoury, Founder and Artistic Director of Silk Road Rising, Chicago, Illinois

Publisher

Silk Road Rising

Date

June 20, 2013

Format

Moving Image

Language

English

Type

Moving image

Coverage

United States of America

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Citation

Jamil Jhoury, Founder and Artistic Director of Silk Road Rising, Chicago, Illinois, “Towards an Arab American Theater Movement (Videos),” Anti-Racism Digital Library, accessed February 20, 2020, https://sacred.omeka.net/items/show/23.