Month: October 2020

DECIDING TO BE MYSELF

Oscar Wilde once quipped, “Be yourself, everybody else is already taken.”  That’s sound advice, but it’s not always as simple an endeavor to undertake as one might assume.   I was born on August 5th of 1952 and assigned a male gender, having had male genitalia.  No one, of course, knew I was born with…
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October 16, 2020 2

University of Michigan invites MTO to the 2020 DEI Summit to view anti-racism through the artistic prism.

Throughout history, art has been used as an accessible tool for communication, raising awareness about social issues, and affecting positive change. To demonstrate how art can be used as a powerful mechanism for expression, community conversations and change, the University of Michigan’s annual Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI) 2020 Summit is themed: ‘Arts + Social…
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October 14, 2020 1