Location: 701 South Morgan Street – 111 Stevenson Hall
A celebration of movement-based scholarship, activism,
and performance. This is an off-site event of the American Studies Association (ASA) annual meeting.
pecial performance by Kristiana Colón from the Let Us Breathe Collective and rountable with activists:
Janaé Bonsu, Black Youth Project 100
Bassem Kawar, Arab American Action Network
Reyna Wences, Organized Communities Against Deportation
Aislinn Pulley, Black Lives Matter Chicago
Kelly Hayes, Lifted Voices Collective
Refreshments will be served. Transportation will be provided for ASA conference participants from the conference hotel to UIC.
Organized by: ASA Critical Prison Studies Caucus, the ASA Activist Caucus, the Arab American Studies Association, the UIC Arab American Cultural Center and the UIC Social Justice Initiative.
Co-sponsored by: UIC Departments of African American Studies, Gender and Women’s Studies, Global Asian Studies, Latin American and Latina/o Studies, Sociology and the
UIUC Department of Asian American Studies