Open Forum on Lead Pollution and the Community in New Orleans

A public forum will be held at the Newcomb Art Museum of Tulane University on the exploring the impact of lead pollution. The discussion will happen alongside the current exhibition “Flint is Family: LaToya Ruby Frazier and the student-organized The American Dream Denied: The New Orlean Residents of Gordon Plaza Seek Relocation,” which also explores pollution and community. [Tulane University News]

Newcomb Art Museum of Tulane University Presents Exhibition “LaToya Ruby Frazier: Flint is Family”

This exhibition culminates the work and experiences of LaToya Ruby Frazier and three generations of women—the poet Shea Cobb, her mother Renee, and daughter Zion over the course of five months of living in Flint, Michigan during the lead contamination water crisis.

The exhibition “LaToya Ruby Frazier: Flint is Family” is available at the Newcomb Art Museum of Tulane University August 21 through December 14, 2019. [Art & Education]