Will to Adorn

Join the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage in a collaborative online conference series, where students and teachers can interact with experts and other classrooms from around the world to explore the diversity of African American identities as expressed through the cultural aesthetics and traditional arts of the body, dress, and adornment.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Wednesday, December 11, 2013

1:00-1:30 PM, EST Will to Adorn Overview

1:45-2:30 PM, EST Style in Motion

2:45-3:15 PM, EST Case Studies:  Young Students Documenting Artisans of Style

4:00-4:30 PM, EST The Art of Style: a Visual Arts Curriculum for Middle School Students

4:45-5:15 PM, EST Documenting Students’ Own Lives, Families, and Communities

5:30-6:00 PM, EST Pass the Mic: Hip Hop Style to Afro Punk in Cleveland’s Fashion Culture