Red Rover Reading Series, Chicago, Illinois 2016

ORGANIZER: 100 Thousand Poets for Change, Chicago Community Council 2016:
Barbara Barg, Laura Goldstein, Jennifer Karmin, Toni Asante Lightfoot & Kenyatta Rogers

CONTACT: jkarmin@yahoo.com

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Red Rover Reading Series Experiment #96: Know Your Rights

A special event with
100 Thousand Poets for Change
https://100tpcmedia.org/

On September 24, 2016, many poets around the world will make their voices heard. To declare the change they’d like to see most in the U.S. and throughout the international community, events are being staged worldwide as part of 100 Thousand Poets for Change.

In Chicago, this night of poetry and activism is based on the theme “Know Your Rights”. Inspired by The Clash’s song Know Your Rights, this night of poetry activism will address human rights in all forms, shapes, and sizes. Know your rights so you know where you stand. Know your rights, even as some ignore them.

FEATURING:
Darren Angle, Matthew Corey, Jupiter Dandridge, Ryan Dunn, Hannah Gamble, Elizabeth Harper, Nathanael Jones, Phil Kostov, Heather McShane, David Mathews, David Moran,Timothy David Rey, Jess Saldaña, Alix Anne Shaw, Sam Herschel Wein + more special guests

at Outer Space Studio
1474 N. Milwaukee Ave
suggested donation $4
8pm / doors lock 8:30pm

logistics —
near CTA Damen blue line
third floor walk up
not wheelchair accessible

Curated by the 100 Thousand Poets for Change, Chicago Community Council 2016:
Barbara Barg, Laura Goldstein, Jennifer Karmin, Toni Asante Lightfoot & Kenyatta Rogers

Red Rover Series is curated by Laura Goldstein and Jennifer Karmin. Each event is designed as a reading experiment with participation by local, national, and international writers, artists, and performers. Founded in 2005, the over ninety events have featured a diversity of renowned creative minds.

 

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