Saturday, May 9 2015
Steps of the Dane County Courthouse
Wednesday May 20, 2015
7:00pm - 9:00pm
201 State St, Madison, WI 53703
Calling all poets, dancers, musicians, singers, visual artist, and mc's !!!
call/text me at (312)- 802-3977**** Young Gifted and Black and Justified Art are showcasing youth ages 8- 21 MAY 20th to express themselves and feeling towards State Violence and the Killing of Black People from Police Brutality. We are looking for youth ages 8-21 to comet and share your talent with everyone at the Overture Center.
All art showcased must have a social justice message and be inclusive! WED. MAY 20th is the Date of the Actual performance.
call/text me at (312)- 802-3977****
Monday, May 18 2015
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Monday 5/11/2015 5:30pm
City County Building
210 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Madison, WI 53703
At 5:30 (Meeting is at 6:00) Join YGB for a brief teach in and then for the Personnel and Finance meeting where they will be discussing the Resolution that community members have been testifying about the past 3 months.
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Overture Center for the Arts
201 State St. Madison, WI 53703
You are invited to the Justified Art! public reception! Join us on the first floor of the Overture Center in Gallery I for an evening of art, live music, poetry readings, and spoken word performances with refreshments provided by Fresco. Our celebration on May 1st coincides with the city-wide Gallery Night organized by MMoCA, so if you have other art to check out, make sure to add Justified Art! to your list!
Sy Abudu, Brad Baranowski, Anthony Black, Janet Braun-Reinitz, Blanche Brown, Poet Fabu, Jiayu (Olivia) Chen, Halie Conyers, Rolando Cruz, Margaret DeLima, Linda Friend, Rosita González, Linda P. Hancock, Jovita Hogan, Kelli Hoppmann & Ann Orlowski, Tom Jenz, Mutope J. Johnson, Jerry Jordan, Molly Krochalk, Doran London, Michelle Louis, Stephen Marc, Fidencio Martinez, Vernon McCombs, Allen Moore, James Morgan, DarRen Morris, Christopher McIntyre Perceptions, Franklynn Peterson, Bonnie Peterson, Yvette M. Pino, Cynthia Reynolds, Leonel Salazar, Isaac Scott, Barry Sherbeck, Amber Sowards, Camaron Spencer, Wanda Tapp, Lynn Tarnoff, Rhea Vedro, Danielle Washington, Nafis White, and Jave Yoshimoto.
GALLERY HOURS Monday – Thursday, 9:00 AM – 5:30 PM
Friday, 9 AM – 9 PM
Saturday, 10:30 AM – 9 PM
Sunday, 12 PM – 5 PM
Madison Museum of Contemporary Art
227 State St. Madison, WI 53703
A conversation about race, immigration, policing, and what civil rights mean today in Wisconsin & America. Featuring Gary Younge (The Nation & The Guardian), Christine Neumann-Ortiz (Voces de la Frontera), Rep. Mandela Barnes, and M Adams (Young, Gifted and Black & Freedom Inc). Moderated by John Nichols (The Nation & The Capital Times). Seating available on a first-come, first-served basis. This discussion will also be broadcast on the Madison City Channel on Friday, 5/1, at 8 pm, and again over the weekend.
The Nation Magazine is the oldest weekly news magazine in the country, celebrating its 150th anniversary with events across the country. Don't miss the big Madison anniversary celebration at Monona Terrace Convention Center on 4/30 at 7 pm: pechakucha.org/cities/madison-wi. For a complete list of anniversary events across the country, please visit thenation.com/events. Many thanks to our co-host, the Havens Center and to our sponsor, The Livingston Inn. Thanks also to the Madison Department of Civil RIghts and to following UW schools and departments for co-sponsoring this panel discussion: Center for Community & Nonprofit Studies, Chicano/Latino Studies, Civil Society & Community Studies, Communication Arts, History, and Sociology.
Monday May 11 7pm-9pm
First Congregational Church
1609 University Ave, Madison, WI 53726