Monday, September 28, 2020

Starting on October 4th and continuing through the month, Iowa Arts is sponsoring a series of events that bring arts and humanities together to explore a range of timely issues. The initiative, called “Art and the Pursuit of Social Justice,” includes music and theatre productions framed by discussions to place them in a social context. It also features conversations with distinguished faculty and guests about how the arts and humanities can inform medical practice and bring attention to complex social concerns. All events are available online and are free to the public.

“Art and the Pursuit of Social Justice” includes the following events:

Iowa Arts is a University of Iowa organization that seeks to bring the riches of artistic experience to students, faculty, and the local community, notably works that address challenging questions.

For further information about the series, visit the series event, or contact Alan MacVey ( or Christopher Merrill (