By Chad Sniffen on February 23, 2010 · tagged as ,

Using visual art in prevention

PreventConnect.org

Peggy Diggs

(14 min) In this interview with Peggy Diggs, artist and lecturer at Williams College in Williamstown, Massachusetts, the role and potential uses for art in the prevention of violence against women is discussed. Diggs gives several examples, including work she created after talking to women incarcerated for murdering their abusive partners.

Her current portfolio is available online at:

http://www.williams.edu/humanities/pdiggs

(Go to Interview)

[podcast]http://www.preventconnect.org/podcasts/V26 Peggy Diggs.mp3[/podcast]

Chad Sniffen

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Chad Keoni Sniffen has been the Information Technology, Training & Technical Assistance Specialist for the California Coalition Against Sexual Assault since September of 2006. He provides training and technical assistance on prevention-related topics to California's rape crisis centers and rape prevention programs. He also works on CALCASA's PreventConnect, the MyStrength Campaign, and other CALCASA projects. He is also responsible for maintaining and expanding CALCASA's technological infrastructure and capacity.

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