Overcoming Speechlessness comes to the Brooklyn Museum
By Dan Simon at Jun 11, 2011
Saturday, June 11, from 2-4pm at the Brooklyn Museum: CODEPINK founder Jodie Evans will moderate a discussion on social justice, creative activism and peace in the Middle East with the unstoppable Dana Balicki, Medea Benjamin, Sally Kohn, and Ann Wright.
Come see an excerpt from Alice Walker’s Overcoming Speechlessness, a reflection of her travels through Gaza; a meditation on the human spirit and the struggle of speechlessness in the wake of violence and war. Adapted by Dana Balicki, directed by Tamilla Woodard, choreographed by Shani Collins-Achille.
Witness Sally Kohn, Chief Agitation Officer of the Movement Vision Lab, do what she does best.
Hear from visionary peace activists Medea Benjamin & Ann Wright before they set sail on the US Boat to Gaza.
To get there: Take the 2 or 3 to Eastern Pkwy/Brooklyn Museum. Event will take place at the Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art, Forum, 4th Floor. 200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn NY 11238.