Welcome to the Center!

Welcome to the Center!

We are educators, artists, scholars, advocates and practitioners of aesthetic education and social imagination. Become a member and participate in our many events including seminars, workshops, conferences, and opportunities for discourse and exchange.
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Maxine

Maxine

Visit the Library section which lists many of her articles and books as well as a bibliography of publications about aesthetic education and social imagination.
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Maxine's Library

Maxine's Library

Visit the Library section which lists many of her articles and books as well as a bibliography of publications about aesthetic education and social imagination.
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The Maxine Greene Center
for Aesthetic Education and Social Imagination


The Maxine Greene Center provides opportunities for dialogue, interaction and reflection in diverse communities among participants focused on works of art as possibilities for human development.The activities of the Center are continually evolving as we become "what we are not yet...", as Maxine would say. We offer workshops, performances, seminars and participate in relevant conferences to support the work of Dr. Greene and the mission of the Center.
 

MGC workshop @Ethnography

& Education conference, 2014

MGC Seminar hosted at The New School, 2015

MGC workshop at the MET for Urban Principals Academy @ Lehigh workshop 2015


Cast of Four Birmingham Girls with Maxine at I-4 conference, 2014

Mission Statement


The Maxine Greene Center for Aesthetic Education and Social Imagination provides opportunities for dialogue, reflection and interaction in diverse communities, among participants focused on works of art as possibilities toward human growth.  The Center has establised an archive of Maxine Greene’s writing, documented lectures, and public response in orde to disseminate the aesthetic education practices, research, and experience inspired by Dr. Maxine Greene. It seeks to form and strengthen alliances among arts organizations, schools, universities, and other cultural organizations, as well as individual educators, teaching artists and experts from other fields who are engaged in aesthetic education, inquiry, and developing social imagination.

Upcoming Events

I4 Conference-CNR
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Our Community

Become a member of our community:

  • Access the Maxine Greene Library.
  • Enter conversations or start your own.
  • Share ideas with artists and educators.
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  • Be eligible for 20% discounts.

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The New School Seminars Spring 2015

The New School Seminars Spring 2015
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Encounters with works of art

Encounters with works of art
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Remembering Maxine

Remembering Maxine
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Our Affiliations

Wonderplay Mark Degarmo & Dancers Lehigh U*PAL Principals Academy
Arts in Educcation Roundtable Lincoln Center Education AESA
Academy for Teachers The Center for Arts Education College of New Rochelle
Carlota Santana Flaemnco Vivo Symphony Space Hunter College
Urban Word-NYC Teachers College Lehman College
Dance Education Laboratory

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