Posted by: uawcc | March 2, 2008

Spinning a Movement – Celebrating International Women’s Day

Saturday, March 8: 7-10 pm, the ARTery – 9535 Jasper Ave
A night of stories, poetry, music, and visual arts celebrating International Women’s Day.
$2 at the door – all proceeds go to the Alberta Council of Women’s Shelters
18+ – no minors
DOORS @ 7
SHOW @ 7.30

Featuring stories from:
Omayra Issa – responsible for the Education Portfolio at the University of Alberta Women’s Center Collective and activist for women’s rights in Africa
Gail Sidoni Sobat – University of Alberta Writer in Residence and Woman in Black

Poems and stories from:
Jannie Edwards – Associate dean of Grant MacEwan’s arts campus, Trina Moyles, Jessica Wallace

Visual art from:
Dorothy Loh, Maegan Rose, Uli Rossier, Aspen Zettel, Leah Mcinnis

Music from:
bronze leaf

… plus more to be confirmed!
… PLUS free food, interactive art, and an NGO fair.
Cafe Feminino coffee, produced by a women’s collective, will be for sale ($6 per 1/2 pound), with $1 from each bag benefiting Changing Together: A Centre for Immigrant Women.
Hosted by: Amnesty International, Global Projects Grant MacEwan, Oxfam Edmonton

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