Saturday, November 12, 2016 1:45pm

Cultural Organizing for Community Change (Arts & Democracy)

Groundswell, BK
Brooklyn, NY

CULTURAL ORGANIZING FOR COMMUNITY CHANGE

Saturday, Nov 12, 2016, 9:30am-6:00pm
Cultural Organizing for Community Change will take place in Gowanus, Brooklyn. The day-long learning exchange will include a cultural organizing framework, skill building workshops, a neighborhood tour, a visual arts installation, discussion of the NYC cultural plan, networking, and resource sharing.

Sliding scale fee: $25, $50, $100
Lunch is available for purchase when you register.

Join fellow organizers, artists, media makers, and policy makers to learn effective ways to deepen your work and engage your creativity in organizing for community change.

The learning exchange includes:
A cultural organizing framework
Theater, movement, singing, visual arts, and writing workshops
Discussions about affordable housing, gentrification, and racial justice
Youth cultural organizing exchange
An opportunity to give input to the NYC cultural plan
Case studies, networking, and resources
Great people and delicious food!

Featuring: ACRE, Arts & Democracy, Chaya Babu, Center for Urban Pedagogy, Aisha Cousins, FUREE, Hester Street Collaborative, Papel Machete/AgitArte, The POINT CDC, Ron Ragin, Theatre of the Oppressed NYC, and Urban Bush Women

 

https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07ed9zjn65754bb173&oseq=&c=&ch=

540 President Street
Brooklyn, NY 11215
(between 3rd and 4th Aves)

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