Emma Yarbrough

In addition to her role as assistant director of Emory Arts, Emma Yarbrough is a writer and performer who works in personal storytelling and the world of immersive theater experiences. A proud alum of Emory University, she has spent the past decade working to enhance…

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Maggie Beker

Maggie Beker is an Atlanta based actor, writer, and comedian. She is a Project Coordinator for Emory Arts with a focus on student engagement and student experience. Her personal work plays with magical realism, and she likes to imagine a world where something wonderful hides…

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Jacque Pritz

Jacquelyn (Jacque) Pritz is an Atlanta based dancer, choreographer, and arts administrator. She is Program Coordinator of Emory Arts and a company member of ALA Dance and Bautanzt Here. Her choreography examines the connection between her personal identity as a Filipino-American woman and the collective…

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Kevin Karnes

Kevin C. Karnes is a musicologist who studies sounding expressions of identity, difference, and belonging in eastern and central Europe from the nineteenth century to the present. His work combines archival research and ethnography, engaging projects in such domains as sound studies, anthropology, philosophy, art…

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Carlton Mackey

Carlton Mackey the Assistant Director, Community Dialogue and Engagement at the High Museum of Art.  In this newly created role at the High, Mackey will use complex visual culture to strengthen self-awareness, frame productive public discussion, and engender institutional empathy regarding the fundamental issues defining…

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