Calgary Arts Development’s classified listing is a free service for Calgary’s arts community. All content for the classifieds is user-submitted. Calgary Arts Development makes no endorsement to any agency, organization, corporation or individual who submits listings. We trust our readers to use their own judgement when responding to ads. Calgary Arts Development believes that artists should be paid for their work. For job postings and open calls, please share salary ranges or payment. Please note that ads for jobs outside of Calgary and area may not be posted. Educational Opportunities May 5, 2021 Don’t Just be a Black Square Online Accountability for Racialized Spaces What does online accountability look and feel like? Go beyond the image and the doom scrolling to consider what it means to be accountable for racialized spaces online. On Friday, May 7, 2021, we’re presenting another conversation online, that will be looking at just that—online conversations. We’re gathering and hosting online more than ever, the ways in which we treat each other, express ourselves are being seen by the masses. In an effort to build uplifting communities in online spaces for racialized communities are we doing enough? Are we all conscious of what we share, type, and say on online spaces—probably not. When we’re not, how do we remain accountable and authentic to the racialized voices we’re trying to uplift. This conversation is for organizations, individuals, allies, and anyone who is interested in curating an authentic online presence that demonstrates your actions towards racial equity. The conversation will be looking at various platforms, mediums, and action or inaction where we can take better care of one another online. Topics of Discussion: Safety plans for online events, responses of care Public callouts or call-ins Accountability What is allyship on social media With public statements What is community solidarity? Community care? The topics for discussion will help participants learn what accountability can feel like, create a community of care and how to centre the needs of racialized communities. Join us as we navigate the online space together and identify how we can become more accountable to make the change offline! Panelists: Wunmi Idowu, Founder & Director of Woezo Africa Music & Dance Theatre Inc. Tyson Bankert, BLAC Capacity Builder at CommunityWise Resource Centre Julie Alati-it, Bahaghari Moderated by Kinya Baker, Shades of Humanity This event will be hosted by CommunityWise on Facebook Live and will be accessible by email for participants the afternoon of May 7, 2021. For more information and to register, visit eventbrite.ca.