Episode 2: The Economics of anti-Black Racism in the Entertainment Industry
EPISODE 2: (August 11th 1:00pm) The Economics of anti-Black Racism in the Entertainment Industry
Date: August 11, 2020
Time: 1:00PM (EDT)
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CIMA, The Canadian Independent Music Association is facilitating a series of roundtable discussions on anti-Black racism in the Canadian music entertainment industry. The series is presented in association with supporting partner ADVANCE, Canada’s new Black Music Business Collective which is working to develop an infrastructure for the betterment, upliftment and retention of Black people in the music business. CIMA has invited peer and partner organizations from across the national industry to support the initiative.
Breaking Down Racial Barriers will take place in 10 zoom roundtable discussions, each Tuesday at 1pm beginning August 4th 2020.
Episode 2: The Economics of anti-Black Racism in the Entertainment Industry.
A discussion on funding, and the built-in biases in entertainment economics which feed systemic racism, systematic inequality and affect economic opportunity.