Program
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Arts & Humanities
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Uniting art and community to transform conflicts through original theatrical works, collective creativity, and leadership development for underserved populations. 

Intersection’s Arts & Humanities program employs a unique approach to social justice initiatives. Using a combination of education and artistic expression to frame social issues and establish common ground, we engage and empower those whom we are honored and committed to serve, helping people discover their personal role in creating justice in the world. More

Arts & Humanities Initiative: Community Policing
Arts & Humanities Initiative: Community Policing
Social Media
Arts & Humanities Initiative: Dance Collective
Arts & Humanities Initiative: Dance Collective
Multimedia

Luis Ramos is a Taino cultural activist, indigenous arts educator and presenter at the NITCHEN sponsored Children's Cultural Center of Native America. Luis shares the history of the indigenous people of Puerto Rico.

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Tue, 26 Apr 2016
blogDance is a Common Journey

May 7th is right around the corner, and it’s also the premiere of the Intersections Dance Collective’s (IDC) newest work — The Common Journey — at West End Collegiate Church. As a dancer in the Collective, I’m looking forward to sharing this months-long creative process with the general public. Through this... more...

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Tue, 12 Apr 2016
blogConfessions of Social Media User who Likes To Be...

I have a pretty good thing going with Facebook: over 1000 friends, and I’ve actually met or hung out with over 90% of those friends at least once. Most of my close friends have an account, but a few don’t because they are not fans of Facebook, or social media in general for that matter.  Actually, many of my friends... more...

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Mon, 7 Mar 2016
blogAn Evening of Dance and Conversation

As the Artistic Director of the Intersections Dance Collective, I have the unique privilege to help develop an approach to intercultural, interfaith and interdisciplinary dialogue through movement and choreographic expression. Our aim is to learn about and from others, and to share experiences and artistic practices. In this light, it... more...

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Mon, 22 Feb 2016
blogArtist Fighting Cancer

Last month, a close friend of mine was diagnosed with stage four colon cancer, and my life perspective hasn't been the same since. He's very young, and the thought of him having to fight such a challenging battle, let alone — God forbid — possibly losing this battle, reinforces the idea that life isn't fair,... more...