A LOOK AT NCCAKRON'S FIRST BOOK, FORTHCOMING, SUMMER 2021

 

Shifting Cultural Power: Case Studies & Questions in Performance by choreographer Hope Mohr (San Francisco, CA).

 

Part documentation, part workbook, "Shifting Cultural Power" offers compelling insight for artist-activist leaders. This book, Mohr's first, reflects on her ten years at the helm of the Bridge Project and the organization's shift into distributed leadership. Originally focused on creating critical exchange within the Bay Area dance community, the Bridge Project evolved to become a home for national discourse around the performing arts and activism. Mohr describes a decade of artist-centered curation, the evolution of the operating context, and her decision to move control of the organization to distributed leadership.

Click here to read an adapted excerpt of this forthcoming book.

Join our mailing list to be the first to know when Shifting Cultural Power is released!

PUBLISHING.jpg

NEXT UP:
"WOMEN IN DANCE, VOLUME 1" UNIVERSITY OF AKRON PRESS. RELEASE DATE 2022

This collection of essays, the first in a series, uplifts the stories of women-identified leaders in dance — often overlooked despite decades of stalwart creative and structural leadership. Profiled artists include Ananya Chatterjea (Twin Cities, MN), Shirley Mordine (Chicago, IL), Cleo Parker Robinson (Denver, CO), Donna Uchizono (New York, NY), and others. 

6 up.png

NCCAkron’s social media and its monthly digital newsletters share inspiration, opportunities and insight on what’s happening at the Center and in the field.

  • Facebook
  • Instagram