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Steve McQueen and Dr. Cornel West on Paul Robeson, Art, and Politics

May 1, 2016: In conjunction with Open Plan: Steve McQueen, Steve McQueen is joined by Dr. Cornel West for this discussion on the career and legacy of legendary singer, actor, and political activist Paul Robeson. This event occurred on May Day, a traditional springtime festival and international day honoring workers. May 1, 2016 is also the one-year anniversary of the opening of the Whitney's new building.

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A 30-second online art project:
Sara Ludy, Tumbleweeds

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Learn more at whitney.org/artport