We invite you to attend our Long Island Forum to raise your voice through a special story-based strategy for change.
Date: Saturday, November 9th, 2019
Location: Stony Brook University - Charles B. Wang Center 100 Nicolls Rd. #302 Stony Brook, NY 11794
12:30pm- Partner Gallery: Mingling and Tabling by our Justice Partners.
1:15pm- Welcome, Introduction, and Tribute to Marcelo Lucero on the 11th anniversary of his death.
1:30pm- Set One Readings: Why We Fight for Justice (featuring readers from Herstory’s school, jail and community workshops)
2:30pm– Town Hall-Style Story-Shaping Event (Part One) with Audience Participation
Engaging members of the audience to begin shaping their own stories needing to be told
Group exercise to be followed by a short networking break with light refreshments
3pm– Set Two Readings: Understanding the Stakes
Shifting to cover root causes, childhood memories of injustice
Building to the Call to Action
4pm– Town Hall-Style Story-Shaping Event (Part Two) with Audience Participation
Engaging members of the audience in continuing to shape their stories with a view to action
4:30pm–Closing Reading: Re-imagining the American Dream
4:40pm– Call to Action: How Can We Use the Stories We’ve Heard to Build A Movement for Justice?