The New Orleans Jazz Museum At The Old U.S. Mint
Greater New Orleans
New Orleans
Event Date: Saturday, November 9, 2019

Back for its 2nd year with workshops, panels, and performances exploring improvisation across disciplines. In a city bursting with festivals, few focus on ideas. This year’s conference includes sessions on urban planning; foodways and resilience; cinema arts; race, identity and improvisation, and New Orleans drumming!

CONFERENCE SCHEDULE:

9am: IMPROV & IDENTITY: EXPLORING RACE BEYOND FIXED CATEGORIES

11am: FOODWAYS AND RESILIENCE: IMPROVISING AFTER DISASTER

2pm: WHERE IMPROV LIVES: URBAN PLANNING & IMPROVISATION

3:30pm: DRUM IMPROV: ORGANIZED CHAOS?

Sessions are free and open to the public, but guests are strongly advised to pre-register.

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