Art & Soul focuses on creative legacy of Africa

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Black History Month series will showcase music, dance, visual art and spoken word

The 19th annual Art & Soul series will commemorate Africa’s influence on Indiana’s arts and culture.

Poet Mathew Davis will be a highlighted Art & Soul performer on Feb. 5 at the Indianapolis Artsgarden. David Lindquist / The Star

Traditionally a Black History Month celebration of African-American creativity, this year’s Art & Soul pays specific tribute to the migration waves of the African diaspora.

Ronne Stone, for instance, will present dance styles from the countries of Guinea, Mali and the Ivory Coast during a Feb. 12 performance by her Epiphany Dance Collective…


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