Rhode Island College, Office of College Communications and Marketing, Media Advisory

(401) 456-8090

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Charlene Desir to Discuss how Arts Empower Youth in Haiti

WHO:

Charlene Desir, founder of T.E.N. Global and professor at Nova Southeastern University

WHAT:

Charlene Desir will give a presentation called ³Decolonizing the Imagination: Creative Expressions of Haitian Youth Self Liberation.² She will discuss her work using the arts to engage and liberate youth in Haiti and the Haitian Diaspora

WHEN:

April 4 from 4 to 5 p.m.

WHERE:

Alger 110
Rhode Island College
600 Mt. Pleasant Ave.
Providence, RI 02908

The College Lectures Committee funds this event.