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The Life and Legacy of Denise Jefferson

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Remembering Denise Jefferson and her contribution to the Ailey School.

Ana Marie Forsythe is the Acting Director of The BFA Ailey School.

Dr. Edward Bristow is Co-Director of Fordham’s Department of History and co-founder of the Ailey/Fordham BFA degree program. They discuss the life and legacy of Denise Jefferson, the director of the Ailey School and co-founder of the Ailey/Fordham BFA Program in Dance.