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Art • Work • Place: Emergency Session II

ART • WORK • PLACE: EMERGENCY SESSION II

Wednesday, May 6, 2020
7:30 pm– 9:30 pm  EDT
Via Zoom, free with registration

Focusing on the impact of the current crisis on universities, debt organizing, mutual aid, and sharing resources, this second emergency session offers information and ideas for solidarity, support, coalition forming, and strategies going forward.

The first hour of the forum will feature five speakers on these issues; in the second hour, they will be joined by additional participants for breakout Q&A sessions.

Speakers:
Hannah Appel (UCLA, Debt Collective)
David Xu Borgonjon (Columbia, RISD, XCampus)
Sami Disu (CUNY John Jay)
Jamila Hammami (CUNY Adjunct Project)
Nicholas Mirzoeff (NYU)
Yuh-Line Niou (NYS Assembly)
Sandy Nurse (Mayday Space)
Dean Spade (Seattle University Law, Big Door Brigade)
Naomi Zewde 

The session will be chaired by Nikki Columbus.

Breakout Sessions
University and Organizing
Debt Organizing
Mutual Aid and Organizing.

Submit questions in advance here.

A description and video documentation of the first Emergency Session can be found here.

The organizers have budgeted direct aid to groups and individuals in need as part of this event. For more information and to apply, please click here.

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