SF Lives Live Talk:
Ericka Scott, Director of Projects with the African American Cultural District in conversation with journalist Denise Sullivan
San Francisco journalist Denise Sullivan conducts a monthly series of conversations (the second Sunday of each month from 10-11 a.m.) with The Cityâ€™s activists, educators, arts and cultural leaders and lesser-known workers, the everyday people who help make this place we call home, live streamed from Bird & Beckett Books.
Ericka Scott is the Director of Projects with the African American Cultural District in San Francisco. Born and raised in the historic Fillmore District/Western Addition we’ll talk with Scott about her multiple roles as a small business owner of Honey Art Studio, where she hosts art and fashion design classes, her work as a curator, organizing exhibits by incarcerated artists and her vision of community building through art and social justice awareness, and her job serving as an advocate for cultural stability, economic vitality and environmental wellness in the Bayview Hunters Point District.
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The IMA can be a conduit for you, if you join in to make it work.
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