Events

Thursday, May 4, 2017 12:30pm

MIT CoLab’s — Community Innovators Lab

Cambridge

MIT CoLab’s — Community Innovators Lab Campus and Community Learning Program The Role of Arts in Activism: Book Talk Thursday, May 4, 2017 12:30 –…

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 10:00am

CRLS Cambridge Rindge and Latin High School

Cambridge

Coauthors Dey Hernández (AgitArte) and Greg Jobin-Leeds will discuss art pieces in the book that the students select weaving in stories of the artists who created these…

Sunday, March 5, 2017 9:30am

Taking Action to Heal the World Today. What Can We Do?

Belmont, MA
Temple Beth El’s Social Action Committee’s Justice Breakfast Salon

Sunday March 5, 2017 9:30 to 11:00 AM RSVP’s are helpful but not required and r for more info, contact: Robin Zeitz socialaction@betheltemplecenter.org. If going…

Thursday, January 12, 2017 6:30pm

M.L.King Celebration @DC Public Library| Petworth Neighborhood Library

Petworth Neighborhood Library

Author Talk, Performance & Community Discussion with: · Deymirie Hernández, co-author, Art Director & Curator, AgitArte · Jorge Díaz Ortiz, co-author, AgitArte Artistic Director; ·…

Friday, December 9, 2016 3:00pm

42nd Association for Moral Education Annual Conference (AME)

Cambridge, MA
Harvard University

The 42nd Association for Moral Education Annual Conference will be hosted by the Harvard Graduate School of Education, Cambridge, USA, December 8 through 11, 2016.…

Saturday, November 12, 2016 1:45pm

Cultural Organizing for Community Change (Arts & Democracy)

Brooklyn, NY
Groundswell, BK

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…

Friday, November 11, 2016 10:45am

Facing Race National Conference

Atlanta, GA
Nov 10-12

PANEL during Facing Race National Conference in Atlanta The role of art and culture in the class struggle: BREAKOUT SESSION Friday, November 11th | 10:45…

Tuesday, August 16, 2016 9:00am

#‎ShutDownAdelanto‬ Week of Action

Adelanto, CA

‪AgitArte will be joining forces with ‪#‎Culturestrike‬ in SoCal August 16-21 to ‪#‎shutdownadelanto‬. Adelanto, CA is home to the biggest immigration detention center, removed and…

Friday, July 15, 2016 1:00pm

Netroots Nation Conference

St. Louis, MO
Netroots Nation 2016: St. Louis – July 14-17, 2016

When We Fight, We Win!: The Role of Art and Culture in Movement Building. Panel: Friday July 15th, 2016, 1:00-2:15 PM http://www.netrootsnation.org NN16  

Thursday, July 14, 2016 7:00pm

Left Bank Books

St Louis, MO

http://www.left-bank.com

Thursday, June 16, 2016 9:00am

Allied Media Conference (AMC2016)

Detroit, MI
June 16th-19th

When We Fight, We Win! Session on June 16th, 9:00 am https://www.alliedmedia.org/amc  

Wednesday, June 15, 2016 7:00pm

Crazy Wisdom Bookstore

Ann Arbor, MI
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 7:00pm

Broadside Bookshop

Northampton

Greg Jobin-Leeds will be joined by Springfield No One Leaves, Vikki Law, author of “Resistance Behind Bars: The Struggles of Incarcerated Women” and “Don’t Leave Your Friends Behind:…

Tuesday, June 14, 2016 2:00pm

Hampshire College

Amherst, MA

Closed event

Thursday, June 9, 2016 12:00am

Gaycation 2016

Tennessee
June 9-12

AgitArte and SONG Art Crew will be workshopping during the Conference (June 9th-12). SONG crew will be presenting for the first time their very own Cantastoria!!! Not…

Monday, May 16, 2016 7:00pm

Porter Square Books

Cambridge, MA

Featuring Katherine Asunción of the Student Immigrant Movement (SIM), a statewide immigrant youth-led organization based in Massachusetts, Leonardo March, photojournalist based in Boston, MA, co-curator…

Monday, May 16, 2016 8:30am

Summit on Race and Equity

Boston
Curry Student Center, Northeastern University

Opening Session (Blackman Auditorium) Opening performance by AgitArte. http://raceandequity2016.brownpapertickets.com  

Tuesday, May 3, 2016 7:30pm

Casa Taller, AgitArte/Papel Machete

Santurce, PR

  Nos acompañan esta noche, Shariana Ferrer Núñez, estudiante del programa de Estudios de Mujer y Género (UPR), Queer y miembra de la Colectiva Feminista…

Friday, April 29, 2016 12:00am

Fayerweather Street School

Cambridge, MA

CLOSED event for students

Thursday, April 14, 2016 5:30pm

Explore Booksellers

Aspen, CO

Book Event

Wednesday, February 24, 2016 7:30pm

Charis Books & More

Atlanta, GA

Featuring Paulina Helm-Hernández from Southerners of the New Ground  (SONG), Ashe Helm-Hernández from Project South, author Greg Jobin-Leeds, and AgitArte’s Deymirie Hernández and José Jorge Díaz,.

Monday, February 22, 2016 7:00pm

Tattered Cover/Colfax

Denver, CO

Featuring Nancy Rosas from the Leadership Development and Campaign Director at Centro Humanitario para los Trabajadores, a NDWA (National Domestic Workers) affiliate, Xiuhtezcatl Martinez, youth director for…

Wednesday, February 17, 2016 6:30pm

Center for Contemporary Culture

Hartford, CT
Hartford Public Library

Featuring New Haven Workers Association – Unidad Latina en Acción, Bishop John Selders of BLM, Lorena Garay and AgitArte’s Dey Hernández and Jorge Díaz.

Tuesday, February 9, 2016 7:30pm

Green Apple/Books on the Park

San Francisco, CA

Featuring Ryan Camero of the Beehive Collective, Neva Walker, Culture Strike’s Favianna Rodríguez and Julio Salgado, with AgitArte and Greg Jobin-Leeds.

Friday, February 5, 2016 7:00pm

Book Passage

Corte Madera, CA

Featuring Noelle Hanrahan with AgitArte and Greg Jobin-Leeds.

Thursday, February 4, 2016 7:00pm

Marcus Bookstore

Oakland, CA

Featuring Antwi Akom, Saru Jayaraman, Jackie Byers, Noelle Hanrahan, and Micah Bazant with AgitArte and Greg Jobin-Leeds.

Friday, January 29, 2016 7:00pm

Vroman’s Bookstore

Pasadena, CA

Featuring Greg Jobin-Leeds, AgitArte’s Deymirie Hernández and José Jorge Díaz, Co-Founder of #BlackLivesMatter Patrisse Cullors-Brignac, Director of the Strategy Center Eric Mann, & celebrated author/Freire…

Wednesday, January 27, 2016 7:00pm

Reading Frenzy

Portland, OR

Featuring Greg Jobin-Leeds, AgitArte’s Deymirie Hernández and José Jorge Díaz, ChangeLab Senior Partner Scot Nakagawa, writer, performance poet and educator Walidah Imarisha, and Sharon Gary-Smith,…

Monday, January 25, 2016 7:00pm

Elliott Bay Book Company

Seattle, WA

Featuring Greg Jobin-Leeds, AgitArte’s Deymirie Hernández and José Jorge Díaz, Jesse Hagopian (award-winning teacher/Black Student Union advisor at Seattle Garfield High School/editor of More Than…

Friday, January 22, 2016 8:30pm

Creating Change Conference

Chicago, IL
Hilton Chicago

Featuring Greg Jobin-Leeds, AgitArte’s Deymirie Hernández and José Jorge Díaz, the executive director of the LGBTQ Task Force Rea Carey, artist/Southerners on New Ground Co-Director…

Thursday, January 21, 2016 5:00pm

Service Employees’ International Union (SEIU)

Chicago, IL

Featuring Greg Jobin-Leeds, AgitArte’s Deymirie Hernández and José Jorge Díaz, Journey for Justice Alliance National Director & former Education Organizer for the Kenwood Oakland Community…

Tuesday, January 19, 2016 6:00pm

City Life / Vida Urbana

Jamaica Plain, Boston

Featuring Greg Jobin-Leeds, AgitArte’s Deymirie Hernández and José Jorge Díaz, evolutionary leadership facilitator Gibran Rivera, and key artists and organizers from City Life/Vida Urbana &…

Tuesday, January 12, 2016 6:30pm

Busboys and Poets (Brookland)

Washington D.C.

Featuring Greg Jobin-Leeds, AgitArte’s Deymirie Hernández and José Jorge Díaz, Executive Director of the National LGBTQ Taskforce, Rea Carey

Thursday, January 7, 2016 7:00pm

Harvard Book Store

Cambridge, MA

Featuring Greg Jobin-Leeds, AgitArte’s Deymirie Hernández and José Jorge Díaz, evolutionary leadership facilitator Gibran Rivera, and key artists and organizers from City Life/Vida Urbana, the…

Tuesday, January 5, 2016 7:00pm

powerHouse Arena, Launch Event

Brooklyn, NY

Featuring Greg Jobin-Leeds, AgitArte’s Deymirie Hernández and José Jorge Díaz, Race Forward & Colorlines‘ Rinku Sen, visual artist/cultural organizer Rachel Schragis, United We Dream’s Felipe…


 


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