Join us for an insightful look at progress made in 2018 followed by a compelling panel discussion featuring guest panelists:
Intersectionality and Our Movements: Why Cross-Movement Collaboration Is Essential
Activist Carmen Perez, a 20-year activist advocating for mass incarceration, gender equity, violence prevention, racial healing, and community policing as well as the executive director of Gathering for Justice, a nonprofit founded by legendary artist and activist Harry Belafonte. Carmen most recently served as National Co-Chair of the Women’s March on Washington and now currently sits as a board member.
Lawyer Carlton E. Williams, a Distinguished Practitioner in Residence at Cornell University, Political Research Associates Research Fellow and former staff attorney for the American Civil Liberties Union of Massachusetts. Carlton is a respected movement lawyer, dedicated to creating conditions where people are free from all systems of oppression. He is an advocate on issues of war, immigrants’ and LGBTQ rights, and for Black and Palestinian liberation.
Storyteller Kayhan Irani, an Emmy-award winning writer, performer, and a Theater of the Oppressed trainer. She creates art to build community, offer spaces for healing, and to engage audiences in social justice issues.
Moderated by Vincent Warren, executive director of the Center for Constiutional Rights.
Join the conversation.
Wednesday, January 30, 2019
6 - 9 p.m.
Marjorie S. Deane Little Theater
10 west 64th Street New York, NY
Light refreshments will be served immediately following the panel.