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TapInto.net featured Dyson Professor Paul Ziek in "Jandoli Institute Plans Forum on Activist Movement That Focused Attention on African-American Jazz Musicians"

12/18/2020

TapInto.net featured Dyson Professor Paul Ziek in "Jandoli Institute Plans Forum on Activist Movement That Focused Attention on African-American Jazz Musicians"

An activist movement launched in 1970 to bring more attention to African American jazz musicians will be the focus of the Jandoli Institute’s next Sharp Notes, Sharp Thoughts forum on music and social justice. The session, "Outrage, Protests and Passion 50 Years before BLM," will take place online on Dec. 21, starting at 7 p.m. Click here to register. Paul Ziek, an associate professor in the Department of Media, Communications, and Visual Arts at Pace University, where he teaches strategic and organizational communication in both the undergraduate and graduate programs.

The Jandoli Institute launched Sharp Notes, Sharp Thoughts in October to explore the connection between music and social justice. The institute developed the project in collaboration with the Department of Media, Communications, and Visual Arts at Pace University. Through the project, scholars, musicians, journalists and others plan to show how music has been – and can continue to be -- a positive tool for social change.

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