Ask Me Anything: Springboard ACCs
Springboard has a team of Artist Career Consultants (ACCs), each of whom is well-established in their field. Join Tish Jones and Jessica Lopez Lyman for a Zoom Q&A session moderated by Adia Morris Swanger, as the ACCs offer advice, assistance and encouragement in a variety of areas, for artists in all disciplines.
Tish Jones (she/her) Founder & Executive Director of TruArtSpeaks – an arts & culture nonprofit in Saint Paul, MN – Tish Jones is a poet, educator, and cultural producer. As a published author, Jones has performed poetry in venues throughout the United States; her work can be found in A Moment of Silence (Tru Ruts and The Playwrights Center, 2020), the Minnesota Humanities Center’s anthology entitled, Blues Vision: African American Writing from Minnesota (Minnesota Historical Society Press, 2015) and more.
Jessica Lopez Lyman Jessica Lopez Lyman, Ph.D. is an interdisciplinary performance artist and Xicana feminist scholar interested in how Indigenous and People of Color create alternative spaces to heal and imagine new worlds. Jessica built La Luchadora, a mobile screen printing cart as part of the Ready Go! program and prints political posters with communities across the state. She is a an Assistant Professor in the Department of Chicano and Latino Studies at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities.
Date: Thursday, June 17, 2021, 12:00 – 1:00 pm CST
RECORDING: This session will not be recorded.
CAPTIONING: This event will be captioned on Zoom with AI captioning.
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