upcoming grant deadline: 08/01/2018

upcoming grant deadline: 08/01/2018

Carolyn Chernoff, Ph.D

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Carolyn is an urban and cultural sociologist interested in cities, arts, and social change, particularly on the level of social interaction and the production of "community". She investigates the role of culture in reproducing and transforming social inequality, and researches conflict around diversity and difference. As a long-time cultural worker and activist, Carolyn has worked with many women's cultural organizations on issues of violence prevention, self-expression, and arts and culture.She has taught at Penn, Moore College of Art and Design, and Ursinus College. Outside of higher education, Carolyn is a long-time community-based educator, having worked with K-12 students and adults in museum settings, nonprofits, and a variety of arts organizations, including The Girls’ DJ Collective, of which she is co-founder. Carolyn holds a joint Ph.D in Sociology and Education/Culture/Society from the University of Pennsylvania.

Upcoming events
06/111:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Grant Info Session in West Chester

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 us for one of these information sessions to learn how to prepare your application for the 2018 grants. 

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06/137:00 pm - 8:30 pm

12x12: Gabriela Sanchez

What is an invisible disability? Do you have one, the person sitting next to you? The Hidden Disabilities Project will be Power Street Theatre Company’s next foray into experimental theatre making. With this new and exciting piece created by the only Women of Color led theatre company in Philadelphia, take an immersive journey exploring the gray areas of having an invisible disability in a black and white world.

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