Rita Moran, City College of San Francisco

Art can electrify students, inspire educators, and awaken the public to social issues.  Indigenous and Latina women have been deeply traumatized by decades of violence.  Passionate paintings by contemporary Maya artists (www.SilentImmigrants.org) prompt students from all cultures to share their own life experiences.  View originals here—get a multilevel lesson plan.

Poster Session (45 minutes)
CC, C/U, A, IC, SP

Holland Center

Resources

Moran 1_Maya Woman Art_Rita Moran (.doc)

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