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Dr. Angela Davis

Power to the Imagination: The Role of Art and Creativity in Social Change

The scholar and icon on creativity’s role in social change.

About this Performance

Acclaimed scholar and activist Dr. Angela Davis offers a cultural perspective on the role art has played in social justice movements and its potential to effect change today.

Public sale available through the box office on December 10, at 10AM. All seats are $10.

Power to the People is presented in collaboration with the California African American Museum. Additional partners include American Cinematheque, A Noise Within, and Power California.

This project is supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts. 

Programs, artists, dates, prices and availability subject to change.

Power to the People! festival

From subversive statements to songs of solidarity, music has always had a role to play in the movements that shift attitudes and shape nations. Join curators Gustavo Dudamel and Herbie Hancock in a celebration of the music that moves mountains. We invite you to join the conversation.

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