American Voices: Walidah Imarisha and Fab-5

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Tacoma Arts

What: New Faces, New Voices: The Role of Youth in Educational Justice
Where: University of Puget Sound, Schneebeck Concert Hall
When: Thursday, April 25, 7 pm
Cost: Free, tickets not required

Walidah Imarisha, a spoken word artist, educator, writer, and innovative voice on issues of youth and justice, will perform with the Fab-5 artistic youth group on Thursday, April 25, at University of Puget Sound.

The spoken word performance New Faces, New Voices: The Role of Youth in Educational Justice will take place from 7 p.m. in Schneebeck Concert Hall. Everyone is welcome to this free event.

Imarisha will address an educational system that she sees as suffering from a virus that is “much more insidious” in the ways that it damages young people than in the days of overt racism—because prejudices have been driven underground.

“Students,” she told Professor Dexter Gordon in a recent video…

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