Palermo's Council of Culture: when government and migrants converge

The “Rainbow Choir” didn’t originate in a vacuum. It was the result of Palermo’s stance as a haven for immigrants. This multimedia work by Joseph Ataman and James Imam examines Palermo’s unique stand against anti-migrant policies, pivoting around a collaborative, migrant-centered council, that working hand in hand with local government, is melding the city’s native and new communities – often through the arts.

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