FRIDAY, APRIL 3RD & 17TH
Arab Resource & Organizing Center (AROC), Art Forces, Eastside Arts Alliance and Critical Resistance present an art exhibit and discussion, Re-Visions: Black and Brown Resisting State Violence, Commemorating Palestinian Prisoners Day.
ART EXHIBIT: Friday April 3rd, Oakland First Friday, 5:30-9pm
ROUND TABLE DISCUSSION: Friday April 17th, Palestinian Prisoners Day, 6-9pm
Re-Visions art exhibit and round table discussion draws connections between community struggles and cultures of resistance to challenge state violence, policing and prisons. Re-Visions will be used to inform curriculum that will be made accessible to the community as part of the Oakland Palestine Solidarity Mural Project’s “Off the Wall” programming.
Sagnicthe Salazar, Xicana Moratorium
Rabab Abdulhadi, AMED, Ethnic Studies, SFSU
Kiwi Illafonte, Mass Bass, San Quentin ROOTS program
Malcolm X Grassroots Movement
Moderated by: Maisha Quint, Eastside Arts Alliance
The art exhibit will feature work from:
All of Us or None, AROC, Art Forces, Asian Prisoners Support Committee, BAYAN-USA, CAL Students for Justice in Palestine, California Coalition for Women Prisoners , Critical Resistance, Dignidad Rebelde , Eastside Arts Alliance, Eman Mohammed, Fred Alvarado, Haiti Action Committee , Juan Fuentes, Malcolm X Grassroots Movement, Middle East Children’s Alliance , Micah Bazant , Nidal Elkhairy, Oceania Coalition of Northern California, Omiiroo, Onyx Organizing Committee, Oscar Lopez Rivera, Xicana Moratorium and many more.
Venue: Uptown Body and Fender, Across from Oakland Palestine Solidarity Mural
Location: 401 26th St, between Telegraph and Broadway, Oakland