I shot this for Arts in Context Shorts and got to choose which subjects and art to document at East Austin Studio tour that  Saturday afternoon (11/17/2013).  Special Thanks to Alan Pogue, Hollis Hammonds, Michael Schliefke, Emily Galusha Creative & Big Medium for pARTicipating.Edited by Deborah Escobedo. Produced by Eve Tarlo. Graphics by Lauren Shelley. Music is “Okay” by Holy Ghosts.

Bill Nye speaks and “Stands Up for Science” with Texas Freedom Network’s efforts to not have scientific and historical facts removed from Texas textbooks. Texas textbooks effect public school curriculum nation-wide!  
"What happens in Texas doesn’t stay in Texas when it comes to textbooks" said Dan Quinn, who worked as an editor of social studies textbooks before joining the Texas Freedom Network, which was founded by Governor Ann Richard’s daughter, Cecile, to counter the religious right. Photos taken for Texas Freedom Network’s Epic Evening, 12/8/2013

Bill Nye speaks and “Stands Up for Science” with Texas Freedom Network’s efforts to not have scientific and historical facts removed from Texas textbooks. Texas textbooks effect public school curriculum nation-wide!  

"What happens in Texas doesn’t stay in Texas when it comes to textbooks" said Dan Quinn, who worked as an editor of social studies textbooks before joining the Texas Freedom Network, which was founded by Governor Ann Richard’s daughter, Cecile, to counter the religious right. Photos taken for Texas Freedom Network’s Epic Evening, 12/8/2013