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The ArtsCan Circle: Using Arts and Improvisation in the Classroom

Mally McGregor

Published: 2010-06-30

The ArtsCan Circle, founded by harmonica player Mike Stevens, is an independent, volunteer-run organization that links at-risk Native youth with the arts in northern Canada. This article focuses on the creative and improvisational processes that occur in the ArtsCan workshops.

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Musical improvisation is a crucial model for political, cultural, and ethical dialogue and action.

– Ajay Heble