"Can't Stop, Won't Stop...and It Don't Stop: Youth Activism, yesterday, today and tomorrow."
Thursday, Nov. 2nd
7:30 PM (doors open at 7 PM)
Pauley Ballroom, Martin Luther King Jr. Student Union
Special 10th Anniversary Commemoration, featuring
Jeff Chang, hip-hop journalist and activist, author of "Can't Stop Won't Stop: a history of the hip-hop generation;"
Former State Senator Tom Hayden, 60's activist and author;
and a special performance by Aya de Leon, spoken word artist and director, UC Berkeley's Poetry for the People.
Presented annually to honor the memory of Mario Savio (1942-1996), spokesperson for Berkeley's Free Speech Movement of 1964, and the spirit of moral courage and vision which he and countless other activists of his generation exemplified; to promote the ideals and values he struggled to advance throughout his life; and to recognize and encourage young activists striving to build a more humane and just society.
For more information: www.savio.com or write P.O. Box 152, Guerneville, CA 95446.
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Added by Waihili on October 25, 2006