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August 28, 2018
Jazz musician Wendell Harrison made his Detroit Institute of Arts debut nearly 50 years ago, and by his count, he’s returned to perform hundreds of times in various parts of the museum. But Monday night was special: Harrison returned as the 2018 Kresge Eminent Artist for the public release of the...
Speeches

Welcoming remarks at a community celebration marking the release of a monograph about The Kresge Foundation’s 2018 Eminent Artist....

Published Delivered:
2018
Books

A monograph on the life and work of Wendell Harrison, musician and educator, and the 2017 Kresge Eminent Artist (PDF). Prepared...

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2018
August 20, 2018
Editor’s Note: This article was first published online by Wayne State University. Kresge is supporting the university’s Warrior Way Back program through a grant to the Talent Hub program funded by Kresge and the Lumina Foundation. A lot has changed since the last time he was on campus, but...