PANELS AND COMMUNITY DISCUSSIONS


ABRAHAM VELAZQUEZ JR THE PEACE POETS

ART AND ACTIVISM: CREATIVELY COMBATTING OPPRESSION FROM THE STREETS TO THE CLASSROOM

PARTICIPANTS: Educators, teaching artists, teachers, psychologists, social workers, cultural workers, actors, agents of change working in the field of social intervention, as well as all those professionals who wish to apply Spoken Word and Hip Hop tools in their field of work. No previous experience required.

LANGUAGES: English and/ or Spanish.
DURATION: 45 min – 1 hour and 30 min.

As artist organizers and activists we have over a decade of experience playing the vital role of bringing beauty and creativity into our movements for social justice AND into classrooms in public schools, jails and community center.

Together we can explore the vital role of art in how to make all our spaces more inclusive, safe and free.

WHEN YOUR POET SPEAKS

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PEACE TO THE POETS

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YOUTH WORKSHOPS

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