1995 Spring Scholarship and Activism

“Learning Grasssroots Organizing”

Saturday workshop issues to include: Reader’s Theater: “A Matter of Vocabulary”; “Immigration and Social Policy”; “Culture and Organizing”; and “Women and Leadership.” Saturday’s activities will also include ‘roleplay’ workshops on community organizing; “SongSpeech,” “Habits of Resistance” and a discussion of the form; and the singing of new and old political songs. A panel/participant discussion and […]

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Stuart Pimsler Dance and Theater Performance

The nationally-recognized Stuart Pimsler Dance & Theater will perform excerpts from their current repertory. Since 1978 they have toured nationally and internationally, offering a comic and compassionate look at the spectacle of everyday life. The Company’s work is inspired by real people and real places and focuses on the emotional complexities of origin, memory and […]

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Rhodessa Jones

Rhodessa Jones is a performance artist, dancer, actress, writer, teacher and co-founder and co-artistic director of Cultural Odyssey, a multidisciplinary theater center for African-American arts and culture. Additional funding provided by: Pomona College Public Events Committee and the Office of Black Student Affairs.

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Randall Robinson

Randall Robinson is Executive Director of TransAfrica, a foreign-policy education advocacy organization, which was in the forefront of the anti-apartheid movement. Recently he led in the attempt to restore Haiti to a democracy. Additional funding: Intercollegiate Department of Black Studies and the Office of Black Student Affairs.

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