poet

“To tell the truth is to become beautiful, to begin to love yourself, value yourself. And that’s political, in its most profound way.”
– June Jordan

educator

Kathy is Associate Arts Professor and Chair of the Department of Art & Public Policy, Tisch School of the Arts, NYU. She teaches classes such as “Language as Action” and “The Art of Organization” through the APP department.

convener

Kathy has worked as producer, consultant, publicist, and convener with artists, change-makers, and scholars through workshops and convenings in multiple forms and venues, from street actions to poetry readings to multi media performance pieces, spanning the last 38 years.