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    BlackStar Film Festival
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    Integrating Community Knowledge in Schools
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    Introducing Fatu Gayflor, Artistic Director, Liberian Women’s Chorus for Change
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    Who is the Liberian Women’s Chorus for Change?
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    Thupten Chonyi and the Philadelphia Tibetan Community

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BlackStar Film Festival

Often magic is lost when we learn its secrets. Magic, we come to realize, manipulates our senses to appear as if it’s defying the laws of physics. But when we discover this manipulation, we are likely to become cynics—magic loses its luster.

Integrating Community Knowledge in Schools

Exemplary folk arts education practices from the Folk Arts – Cultural Treasures Charter School were featured in a dynamic session of linked papers presented at the University of Pennsylvania’s Graduate School of Education Ethnography in Education Research Forum on February 27, 2016.