SSSP 2019 Annual Meeting

Date: Friday, August 9

Time: 12:30 PM - 2:10 PM

Session 030: What Can the Arts Help Us Understand about Power and Possibility in the City?
Room: East End Suite

Sponsor: Conflict, Social Action, and Change

Organizer &

Presider: Amie Thurber, Portland State University

Discussant: Corey Dolgon, Stonehill College


“Comunicadoras Comunitarias: Community Radio Activism,” Beth Williford, Manhattanville College

“The Cooptation of Street Art and Graffiti: Introducing a Typology of Street Artists to the Gentrification Debates,” Shannon Morrissey, University of Chicago

“The Dilemmas of Developer Funded Arts and Culture: Artwashing and Gentrification in the Unaffordable City,” Zachary Hyde, University of British Columbia

“Toward Political Community in the Creative Economy,” Jyoti Gupta, Vanderbilt University