Join artist Havanna Fisher Newby and University of Orange as we use short film and the creation of stop animation to investigate planning policies that tear up US cities and explore elements we can use to restore joy and health to our neighborhoods.

Please join us for “What Creates Health? A Community Conversation,” hosted by the New York City Health Department’s Center for Health Equity.

When: Saturday, September 24, 2016 Time: 12:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Location: CUNY Hostos Community College, 500 Grand Concourse, The Bronx, NY 10451

Cost: The event is free and open to New Yorkers of all ages


About the Event

“What Creates Health” will bring together activists, artists, performers and local community organizations to talk about what shapes health in our communities. Spanish interpreters will be available for select panels. Check out art, music and dance performances by local artists.

Take part in workshops and panels on improving community health. Immerse yourself in interactive art installations. Contribute to conversations on racial justice, social justice and health equity. Enjoy free refreshments and free giveaways.

Featuring: OkayPlayer, presenting Deva Mahal, M.A.K.U Soundsystem, NYU Tisch School of the Arts, Naturally Occurring Cultural Districts – NY, The Center for Urban Pedagogy, Akim Funk Buddha, Virginia Grise Troupe, Mujeres En MovimientoAnd more.


For more information visit our Facebook event page.

To RSVP go to Eventbrite.