Can Art Make a Difference?
1 [photo and caption], 19 [photos and text]
Brief discussion of a talk by artist Kenny Coles - creator of a series of paintings based on the stories of Saudi dissidents and painted in response to the assassination of journalist Jamal Khashoggi - and activist El Fadel Arbab, a survivor of genocide in Darfur, Sudan. The talk, entitled "Can Art Make a Difference?" took place at Zoot Coffee House in Camden and focused on the importance of art and storytelling in the face of crippling violence and dictatorial regimes.
Amjambo Africa! staff writers, "Can Art Make a Difference?" (2019). Maine News Index – Amjambo Africa!. 308.