Black and Brown Resisting State Violence – Commemorating Palestinian Prisoners Day
ReVisions Art Exhibit and Roundtable Discussion draw connections between community struggles and cultures of resistance to end state violence.
April 3rd Art Exhibit Opening during Oakland First Friday, 5:30-9pm https://www.facebook.com/events/531060420367787/
April 17th Roundtable Discussion, 6-9pm https://www.facebook.com/events/353004408233554/
All events at Uptown Auto Body Shop- Across from Oakland Palestine Solidarity Mural in Oakland, 401 26th St, between Telegraph and Broadway.
Participating Artists Include:
All of Us or None, Art Forces, Arab Resource & Organizing Center, Asian Prisoners Support Committee, BAYAN-USA, CAL Students for Justice in Palestine, California Coalition for Women Prisoners, Critical Resistance, East Side Arts Alliance, Fred Alvarado, Haiti Action Committee, Juan Fuentes, Malcolm X Grassroots Movement, Middle East Children’s Alliance, Nidal Elkhairy, Oceania Coalition of Northern California, Onyx Organizing Committee, Xicana Moratorium
April 17th Roundtable Discussion Schedule
6pm Open Gallery and Screenprinting
7pm Round Table Discussion
Akubundu Amazu-Lott, All-African People’s Revolutionary Party, SJSU;
Sagnicthe Salazar, Xicana Moratorium;
Rabab Abdulhadi, AMED, Ethnic Studies, SFSU;
Kiwi Illafonte, Mass Bass, San Quentin ROOTS program;
Liz Derias, Malcom X Grassroots Movement
Moderated by: Maisha Quint, East Side Arts Alliance
The event 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.