Social Justice Film Series Presents: Carlos Almaraz | Playing With FireThursday, 30 September, 2021 @ 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM Location: Online Event
The KCAD Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee in collaboration with the KCAD Student Engagement Office and the Ferris LGBTQ+ Resource Center present a Social Justice Documentary Series.
Screening of Carlos Almaraz: Playing with Fire
Hispanic Heritage Month
Presented in collaboration with Ferris State University’s Center for Latino Studies and Office of Multicultural Student Services
Summary: About Mexican American painter Carlos Almaraz, his life, paintings, and legacy. Almaraz was an integral part of the Chicano art movement of the 1970s. Also discusses his life as a queer man, his struggles with addiction, and his untimely death of AIDS in 1989.
Watch via Zoom: zoom.us/j/91325403408
Individuals with disabilities who require special accommodations to participate should contact the KCAD Student Engagement Office at 616.259.1140 at least 72 hours in advance.
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