Starting Date: 05-18-2009
Ending Date: 05-24-2009
St. Paul, Minnesota 55454
United States Mad as Hell? Now Move (or Draw, or Act...): Organizing for Social Justice
Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN (Twin Cities)
May 18-21, 2009
May 21-24, 2009
May 24-25, 2009
Register for the conference today
INVITED GUESTS INCLUDE:
Julian Boal-International Theatre of the Oppressed practitioner
Marc Bamuthi Joseph-Spoken Word Artist, activist, and educator
Kao Kalia Yang-Critical literacy practitioner, and award-winning writer
Ananya Dance Theatre-Community-based women of color social justice artists
Deborah Barndt, Victor Cole, Elle Meza, Chaka Mkali, Larry Olds-Popular educators and organizers
Danza Mexica Cuauhtemoc Mn Circle & St. Paul Central Touring Theatre
What is Pedagogy & Theatre of the Oppressed?
An international gathering of activists, organizers, educators, and artists who believe in the Power of art and education as socially transformative. Share techniques, tactics, and questions.
What will I get from coming?
Organizers and Activists: new community-building techniques for social justice
Artists: connect and respond to various applied arts tactics
Educators: connect and actively engage with best practices in critical education
Students: network, workshop, learn about social justice in new ways
Geographical Scope: National