Tuesday, September 27, 12:00 – 1:00pm
Location: Ann Arbor District Library Downtown
Moderator: Neel Hajra, Ann Arbor Area Community Foundation President and CEO; Panelists: Patrick Campion, WEMU 89.1FM Program Director; Mark Maynard, Independent Blogger and Radio Host; and Jenn McKee, Freelance Writer
Cultural economic development and creative placemaking recognize the ability of the arts to stimulate a city progress through investments in the creative sector. A partner of the arts in this work is local news media, and this Art For X session, featuring a panel discussion of practitioners and business leaders, explores opportunities for the local news media to innovate and be supported in their work to highlight area happenings and stimulate an economy.