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(ACTION DC!) “Human Trafficking: Reclaiming Freedom” Opening Reception

October 7 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Opening Reception for “Human Trafficking: Reclaiming Freedom” a collaborative call and response exchange for poets and artists. Curated by noted artist Helen Frederick the call and response invites writers and visual artists to participate, assigning one to call and one to respond. The result is a set of paired works, resonating with each other, demonstrating the interplay of artistic media, and speaking of our times.

Featured artists and poets:

  1. Oletha DeVane and Efia Dalili Elisa Wiarda and Sweta Srivastava Vikram
  2. Tim Davis and Carol Beane Jeremy Kunkel and Danielle Badra
  3. Steve Skowron and Rod Smith Susan Main and Elizabeth Halper
  4. Cheryl Edwards and Fred Joiner Jessica Kallista and Jennifer Atkinson
  5. Martin Swift and Mel Nichols Schroeder Cherry and Thomas Estler
  6. Julie Wills and AmaranthBorsuk Helen Zughaib and Zein El-Amine
  7. Margot Neuhaus and Anne Dykers Shanti Norris and Sarah Browning
  8. Elizabeth Board and Lisa Short Carien Quiroga and Holly Mason
  9. Nehemiah Dixon lll and Tsedaye Makonne


October 7
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Watergate Gallery
2552 Virginia Ave NW
Washington, DC 20037 United States
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