Elemental Cultural Festival and Free Siwatu Fundraiser

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Sat, May 19, 2018 - 6:30pm to 9:30pm

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Please join us to celebrate Detroit artists, performers, communities, and stories and to raise money in support of Siwatu Salama Ra. Featuring Brother Jamon Jordan would will help celebrate Brother Malcolm X Legacy.

We will have live performances, short film screenings, food vendors, community, and more! We will also be selling art from and other items created by artists both based locally, and from outside of Michigan! All funds raised by admission donations and art sales will go towards supporting the #FreeSiwatu campaign. (http://www.freesiwatu.org/)

Childcare will be provided by the Detroit Radical Childcare Collective

This event is being hosted in collaboration between the East Michigan Action Council (EMEAC), Story Shift, Extreme Energy Extraction Collaborative, and the #FreeSiwatu Campaign.

Performers for the event include (in order):
-Piper Carter (Overall MC)
-Baba Jamon Jordan (Speaking on Malcolm X and Detroit history)
-Poet & MC Will Copeland
-Vocalist Tone
-Sacramento Knoxx
-Speaker Payton Wilkins
-Emcee Alesyn
-Mike Moneford
-Poet Myriha
-Jayeesha Dutta
-Emcee Bryce Detroit
-Poet Tawana Honeycomb Petty
-Lufuki
-Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, inc. EMU Steppers
-Emcee and Vocalist Mahogany Jones
-Poet Dorthea Enrique
-Violinist and Story Teller Ian Tran
-Cye Pie
-Free Siwatu Campaign

https://www.facebook.com/events/282870625584326/

Location: 
Cass Corridor Commons
Address: 
4605 Cass Ave, Detroit, Michigan 48201

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