There will be a free showing of The Activists: War, Peace, and Politics in the Streets this Thursday, September 14 at 6pm at the Ann Arbor District Library. All are welcome!
See the event’s Facebook page here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1347536412011373/?acontext=%7B%22ref%22%3A%2222%22%2C%22feed_story_type%22%3A%2222%22%2C%22action_history%22%3A%22null%22%7D&pnref=story
Today it was announced that The Activists: War, Peace, and Politics in the Streets is an Official Selection in the Telling Tales International Film and Audio Documentary Festival, June 23-25, 2017, Manchester, United Kingdom.
One of the teams from my OS203 Activism course was covered in a story that aired Friday on Michigan Public Radio. Read the story here:
In addition to the public radio story, here are a couple of other resources about he team’s work:
Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/events/424156451079931/
YouTube Video #1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NSsuOx2TNAQ
YouTube Video #2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aAYmXr6R_Kc
Misty Rowan of the Anti-War Committee (Minneapolis, Minnesota) came to the University of Michigan on Wednesday, March 26 to speak to my class on Activism (OS 203) and lead a poetry performance/open mic at the Residential College. Thanks so much to Misty for her visit. And thanks to Laura Thomas of the Residential College for collaborating in the organization of Misty’s visit.
Misty Rowan, March 26, 2014.
Misty talking with students after class.