Apr 11, 2017 | 6:00PM
Event Oval, Diana Center
3009 Broadway, New York, NY 10027

An Evening with Alicia Garza


DESCRIPTION REGISTER QUESTIONS SPEAKER BIO DESCRIPTION On Tuesday, April 11, BCRW is thrilled to host a lecture by Alicia Garza. More details coming soon. SUBMIT YOUR QUESTIONS We invite attendees to submit your questions in advance. SPEAKER BIO Alicia Garza is an Oakland-based organizer, writer, public speaker and freedom dreamer who is currently the Special Projects Director for the National Domestic Workers Alliance, the nation’s leading voice for … Read more

Apr 25, 2017 | 6:00PM
James Room, 4th Floor Barnard Hall
3009 Broadway, New York, NY 10027

Claudia Rankine

Poetics of Justice: A Conversation Between Claudia Rankine and Dionne Brand


BCRW is thrilled to host Poetics of Justice: A Conversation Between Claudia Rankine and Dionne Brand, moderated by BCRW Associate Director Tami Navarro, on the power and necessity of poetry in resisting the contemporary manifestations of racism, anti-blackness, and white supremacy. This event is very much a response to the current political moment in the United States, and has its roots in a BCRW literary series initiated in 2014, Caribbean Feminisms on the Page. These conversations featured … Read more

May 11, 2017 | 6:00PM

Luna Merbruja

We Move Together: Disability Justice and Trans Liberation


BCRW will co-host a collaborative art exhibit and public event focused on the intersections of disability justice and trans liberation. This event will take place in Oakland, CA and will be organized by Creative Director Hope Dector with Activists-in-Residence Reina Gossett and Dean Spade; Sins Invalid -- a disability justice organization that centers the work of queer and trans artists of color; and the Trans Life and Liberation Art Series -- a community art project that amplifies the struggles … Read more