Nancy Stark Smith & Lisa Nelson make an issue of Contact Quarterly in Northampton, MA, 1984. Photo © Bill Arnold.
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Dear Readers & Friends,
We greet you with hopes that you and loved ones are staying safe and finding inspiration during this time of global transformation.
With the recent passing of cofounder and coeditor, Nancy Stark Smith, CQ is in a unique moment of accelerated change. The time has come to make our 45 year collection of dance thinking fully accessible online for current and future generations of dancers. We can imagine no better way to honor Nancy's legacy than by completing what she was working toward in the last year of her life.
For this CQ Resource-Archive Site to be completed within the coming year, we need your support. As the Covid-19 crisis has affected us all—individually and collectively—your generosity continues to be our engine and foundation. Your 100% tax-deductible donation of any amount within your means is deeply appreciated at this time.
Thank you for carrying CQ into the future.
With gratitude and warmest wishes,
Lisa Nelson, Lesley Farlow, and all at CQ
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