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Risk, Expectation and Failure -
The Conflict of Intention v. Reception

3:45 - 5 pm 
Student Center Ballroom, Room 210

Watch Risk Panel

All the intentions are there, relationships have been established, and finally the work is made public… and it didn’t work, or they didn’t get it, or it just didn’t have enough time/resources.  How do artists, organizations and community deal with “failure” or incorporate that learning into the long-term process? 

  • Assata Richards, Sankofa Research Institute
  • Stephanie St. Sanchez, filmmaker & curator
  • Jack Young, Head of Professional Actor Training Program, Associate Professor, Acting & Movement, Artistic Director, Houston Shakespeare Festival
  • Dana Whitco, Director Tisch Initiative for Creative Research at New York University