Creative Change: Art, Culture and Immigrant Justice

Event Date:

Tuesday, March 05, 2013
immigration sign

Hollywood, Health & Society Director Sandra de Castro Buffington will speak about the depiction of immigrants in the media at the Creative Change conference March 5 at Self Help Graphics & Art in East Los Angeles.

Buffington's presentation, "Entertaining Health and Well Being: Inspiring Hollywood to Create Socially Relevant Stories," will include clips from TV shows whose storylines dealt with immigration.

The Creative Change conference will include a strategy session to "identify key opportunities for alliances" centering on efforts to change immigration policy at federal and state levels.

Self Help Graphics & Art is a non-profit visual arts center serving the predominantly Latino community of Los Angeles.