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Thompson / Vargas

  • Aired: 10/25/2015
  • 25:16
  • Rating: NR
Dr. Lisa Thompson shares personal stories to advocate for the support and development of artist scholars within the academy. Dr. João Vargas leads a jazz performance to demonstrate music’s ability to challenge social injustice.
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Support and development of artist scholars in academia. Music challenges social injustice.
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