Posts tagged New Orleans
Junebug Productions

Stephanie McKee is the executive artistic director of Junebug Productions, a producer and presenter of performing-arts projects that question and confront inequitable conditions that have historically impacted African American communities. Junebug is the organizational successor to the Free Southern Theater, founded in 1963 as a cultural extension of the civil rights movement. McKee is a performer, choreographer, educator, and community organizer with decades of experience in dance education, performance, and social justice.

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Another Gulf is Possible

Jayeesha Dutta is a tri-coastal artist, activist, and strategist who has been working with more than a hundred organizations across the Gulf Coast and the Caribbean since 2009. One of those efforts, Another Gulf Is Possible, is a collaborative of artists and activists based in the Gulf South dedicated to creating a just transition to non-extractive, regenerative economies based on cooperation, sustainability, and transformative justice. Their work is focused on climate justice and decolonization, and fighting coastal land loss occurring through human and corporate encroachment, environmental racism, and economic injustice.

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