Monday, 29 July 2013

REMAIN ~ MOVE ~ RETURN + carving ashes

Thursday, August 1st, 7pm
Rhizome Café, 317 East Broadway

hosted by poets of the No One is Illegal Vancouver Coast Salish Territories and Press Release collectives.

“…we strive and struggle for the right to remain, the freedom to move, and the right to return…”

join us for some food, music, video and poetry—
with love and gratitude for a favourite space.

and you dear, bring a poem to read on the free mic…

with/ Hari Alluri—Julie Okot Bitek—Mercedes Eng—Ray Hsu—Reg Johanson—Cecily Nicholson—Razan —Naava Smolash—Lee Williams—& friends


hari alluri, carving ashes, book launch
published by CiCAC Press: 

friday august 2nd at 7pm 
rhizome cafe, 317 east broadway, vancouver, coast salish territories

"... carving ashes is a compendium of muscular, lyrical prayers. they're all love letters- to bangalore, to the other young black and brown dudes working the [RPS] line, to the water that connects both, travelled by brilliant kin who have always known how to steer small boats through big water...our ancestors and those to come are happy."

~ leah lakshmi piepzna-samarasinha, Lambda Award winner, author, love cake, consensual genocide, revolution starts at home

cover image: carving ashes, mixed media, by Naomi Horii
design by Ashok Mathur

(please come early to eat food!)

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