#OTGYpsi: Addressing Social Justice Issues In Ypsilanti With Arts Advocacy Program

May 19, 2021

Affordable housing and gentrification are just some of the issues addressed by an Ypsilanti arts advocacy program called "Staying Power." Lisa Barry and "On the Ground Ypsi" project manager Sarah Rigg talk with one of the participants, Malik Henry, who shares his experience and one of the poems he wrote as part of the project.

Resources:

Concentrate Ann Arbor

Sarah Rigg's Feature Article: Ypsi-based youth program addresses housing justice through the arts

Staying Power

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