Fri, 22 March 2013
Timothy McLaughlin is a poet, teacher and the founder of the Spoken Word Program at the Santa Fe Indian School (SFIS). This program empowers students to create original poetry – which incorporates Native languages and philosophies – and then perform that poetry for diverse audiences locally, nationally, and internationally. He and his students have received numerous awards and have been featured on many radio and television programs. You can learn more about the SFIS Spoken Word Program at www.sfisspokenword.org.
Direct download: Moccasins_and_Microphones__Timothy_McLaughlin_Santa_Fe_Indian_School_Spoken_Word_Program.mp3
Category:Performance -- posted at: 8:18pm PDT
Thu, 26 April 2007
Alli is a Co-Founder and the Development & Events Director of Art in Action, Youth Leadership Training. She conducts the dance, theater, and anti-oppression workshops at the Art in Action camps. She is also the Art and Media Director for Reclaim the Future at the Ella Baker Center for Human Rights in Oakland.
Alli is a co-founder of Dancers Without Borders, Another World in Possible Road Shows, and the twelve-year-old Radical Performance Fest. She also co-founded Art and Revolution, a national movement of artist and activists. She has been a presenter on radio shows, at conferences, and has taught art activism across the U.S. and Canada. Her essays have appeared in Democratizing the Global Economy, Global Uprising, Voices from the WTO, The Political Edge and How to Stop the Next War Now. Currently, Alli is working to complete her book, Movements for Mass Movements.
Direct download: Interview_with_Alli_Chagi-Starr_of_Art_in_Action.mp3
Category:Performance -- posted at: 1:29pm PDT