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EDWIDGE DANTICAT, 35
Novelist, producer, activist and author of The New York Times-sellers “Breath Eyes Memory” and “Dew Breaker”
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THELMA GOLDEN, 38
Chief curator and deputy director, Exhibitions and Programs, The Studio Museum in Harlem, the nation’s premier museum for African-American art and culture.
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TAI MURRAY, 22
Classical violinist, debuted with the Chicago Symphony at age 9 and made her New York City debut at Lincoln Center in 2002.
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KARA WALKER, 35
Visual artist whose provocative silhouetted puppet theater of race relations has been exhibited from Harlem to S�o Paolo to Rom
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FATIMA ROBINSON, 32
Choreographer and director whose innovative work has been in demand from R&B and pop royalty such as Mary J. Blige, OutKast and Michael Jackson.
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