“Know that you are, by nature, a creator, a maker of something other than what is. In whatever wilderness you wander, you are all creatives.”
Keith Hamilton Cobbs, an actor, playwright, and Bates’ keynote speaker for Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2023, began the day in the Peter J. Gomes Chapel with an inspiring message about how arts and activism play complementing roles in our lives, no matter who we are, or what we do.
Watch some of the best moments of the day below:
Throughout the day, workshops, panels, discussions, and creative presentations followed this year’s theme, “Art and Activism,” as the Bates community shared how they practice creativity and community in their lives.