re:action // a day of resistance and rebuilding | January 19, 2017
Jan 19, 2017
2pm - 8pm
Ida Noyes Hall, 1212 E 59th St
Join the Center for the Study of Race, Politics and Culture and The Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality as we mark the inauguration of the forty-fifth president of the United States with RE:action - a day of resistance and rebuilding, an event designed to reconnect and reinvigorate our community by sharing resources and opportunities for political and social action and by celebrating our strengths, our power and our voices.
The day will include:
AN ACTIVISM FAIR
Connect with local organizations and activist groups working on issues impacted by the national political climate and a Trump presidency;
MOVEMENT, MEDITATION, AND MINDFULNESS
A free workshop facilitated by Lauren Ash, 2016-17 artist-in-residence with Arts + Public Life and the CSRPC
A BOOK EXCHANGE/FREE LIBRARY
Bring a book/Take a book. Titles on radical politics, theory and history welcome.
A film screening: American Revolutionary: The Evolution of Grace Lee Boggs
An evening party with DJ Mr. Jaytoo
Visit bitly.com/uchicagoreaction for more information.
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