Just Yell: An Artist Talk by Cheryl Pope

Title

Just Yell: An Artist Talk by Cheryl Pope

Date

Wednesday, March 29, 4:30pm – 5:30pm

Creator

Cheryl Pope

Description

Join us for an artist talk by Cheryl Pope (Assistant Professor, Fashion Design) about her book and corresponding exhibition “Just Yell.” Just Yell uses the framework of American High School: yellers (cheerleaders), yearbooks, Varsity patches, and car culture to contain reactions to the current gun violence that is plaguing our city and our nation.

Through a collaboration with over 400 teens city-wide from Farragut Career Academy, Lindblom Math and Science Academy, William Taft Academic Center, Walter Payton College Prep, Alfred Nobel Elementary, and Phoenix Military Academy, Pope does not seek to offer solutions but rather to make the invisible visible in a less temporal space and format than the morning news. These yells ask each of us to confront a reality that is both present and absent simultaneously.

Table Of Contents

Just Yell: A Guide for Yellers, Cheryl Pope, RA 2.794

Files

Pope_Yearbook_2.jpg

Collection

Citation

Cheryl Pope, “Just Yell: An Artist Talk by Cheryl Pope ,” SAIC Flaxman Library & Special Collection Exhibitions, accessed December 13, 2017, http://flaxman.omeka.net/items/show/101.

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