So what brings you to Leimert Park Beat? Tell us a little bit about yourself.
I'm a 73 year old African American Australian, a former documentary filmmaker, then mediation and conflict resolution trainer. At 68 i started doing stand up and then became a storyteller. I've taken my show "From Slavery to Star Trek" to the Sydney, Adelaide and Edinburgh Fringe Festivals, and have come home to visit. I love storytelling
and want to see what's happening here, and perhaps get involved here.
By Rusty NyeIt’s understandable that many educators might approach the idea of using an online resource to teach STEM content with a hint of trepidation, given how much of an unknown of online interaction remains, but after a summer of using Curiosity Machine during a bio-robotic camp, I’ve found th
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Register for the 8th Annual Inglewood Open Studios. Deadline is August 31, 2014. Register now...Don't miss the deadline!Event is weekend of November 8th and 9th.The event, hosted by Inglewood artists and nonprofit Inglewood Cultural Arts (ICA), will allow visitors to personally tour the studios of established and emerging artists working in drawing, painting, sculpture, mixed-media, photography, print making, installation, video and performance. A printed catalog will include an image and…See More