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Sunday, July 10 • 11:15am - 12:30pm
Building Another World: Community Spaces as a Transformational Tool for Collective Liberation

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How do we build community ownership and transformative relationships within the oppressive system? Stone Soup Community Center is collectively owned by 12 groups working for social justice. You will find a meeting of the Jobs Not Jails Coalition, a workshop on cooperative business or a Puerto Rican poetry night. We will explore how shared physical space can create amazing cross-pollination and solidarity. You will leave with a story of how a community with limited financial resources but rich in love and ideas can create a liberatory home.


Jen Burt

Farm Steward, Dismas Family Farm

Coqui Negron

Coqui Negron is a health educator, interpreter, and long-time core member of Stone Soup. She is also part of the Stone Soup member organization, Tertulia Julia de Burgos, a Spanish language poetry, music, and storytelling group.

Sunday July 10, 2016 11:15am - 12:30pm EDT
Rockwell Hall 201