This event for the release of the new book No More Heroes: Grassroots Challenges to the Savior Mentality features a performance by New Orleans legendary poet Sunni Patterson, and a conversation on organizing strategies featuring Ashana Bigard(education activist, discussing Teach for America,New Orleans education "reform" and the savior mentality), Wendi Cooper(activist, discussing struggle against the Louisiana "Crime Against Nature Law"), Norris Henderson (founder of VOTE: Voice Of The Experienced, discussing accountable organizing against the prison industrial complex), and Jordan Flaherty (journalist and author, discussing organizing strategies for people with privilege).
Join us for this conversation on Accountable vs. Non-Accountable Grassroots Organizing, especially in the wake and climate of the 2016 U.S. elections.
Monday, November 21st at Three Keys. Doors Open at 6:00pm with food and drink service, plus author's book sales table.
Program begins at 6:30pm with performance by Sunni Patterson.
Admission is free and open to the public, but seating is limited, so early arrival is suggested.