The power of the arts for social inclusion and diversity: Changing society through creative expression

Kyushu University,
25 April 2024, Japan

Professor Mia Nakamura is an expert in Cultural Policy and Arts Management, with a dedication for exploring how the arts can help people. She has actively participated in art activities with sexual and gender minority communities in Tokyo, focused on recovery after the Great East Japan Earthquake, and organized workshops for people with dementia. Through art activities, she attempts to articulate the transformative power of the arts in healing and promoting social inclusion.