upcoming grant deadline: 05/15/2017

upcoming grant deadline: 05/15/2017

Marion Bell

Marion bell by hassen saker web

Marion Bell is a poet who lives in Philadelphia. She has published a chapbook titled The Abjector and is working on a manuscript called Austerity. You can find her writing in Elective Affinities, Jupiter 88, Edwin Johns, Maestra Vida, Bedfellows and Slow Poetry in America. Her work is concerned with queer kinship, lesbian affect, Philadelphia, anticapitalist feminisms, utopian friendship, poets and how we live out our ideas and our histories in daily life. She organizes the reading series Housework at Chapterhouse with Mel Bentley.

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Art and Change Grant

The Art and Change Grant provides project-based grants of up to $2,500 to women and trans* artists in the Delaware Valley region to fund art for social change projects. [read more]

deadline 08/01
Upcoming events
03/306:00 pm - 9:00 pm

A Special Screening of “And Still I Rise”

Join us at Community College of Philadelphia's Bonnell Auditorium for a screening of And Still I Rise, the first film to be made about literary and performing artist Dr. Maya Angelou. Stay after the film to be in conversation with Philadelphia artists Ursula Rucker, Andrea Walls, and moderator Pia Deas around the impact of Dr. Angelou’s life and what it means to create a spiritual and moral grounding that honors the blending of artist-activist roles. 

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04/137:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Grant Information Session in Doylestown

Are you thinking about applying for the Art and Change Grant or the Leeway Transformation Award but not sure of how to go about it? Join Tatiana Bacchus (ACG '14, '09) and Leeway staff members as they share best practices on how to prepare your application for the 2017 grants.

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