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Spoken Word for Social Change

October 9 @ 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Doors at @ 4:00, Workshop @ 4:30

This workshop is open to anyone that’s curious about the art of spoken word, whether you’re passionate about it already, or if you’re looking to learn about something new. We’ll talk about the role of spoken word in creating change and why it’s important for building resilience and resistance in Lkwungen Territories.

$10 Suggested Donation // Please reserve your spot online as limited spots will be available at the door.

Proceeds will be going toward supporting land defenders and Indigenous frontline resistance to fossil fuel expansion projects on unsurrendered lands and waters.

Ticket link: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/spoken-word-for-social-change-tickets-73910154261?aff=ebdssbeac

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– The Victoria Event Centre currently does not have an operational elevator until renovations are completed, and there is one long flight of stairs at the entrance. If you would like to attend the event but require assistance with accessing the space, please contact us at events@victoriaeventcentre.ca and VEC staff will do their best to accommodate. Detailed venue accessibility info is available at https://victoriaeventcentre.ca/attendees/accessibility/

If you have any questions about this event or suggestions for upcoming workshops – please contact justtransitionarts@gmail.com

This event is taking place on Lkwungen territory and the lands of the W̱SÁNEĆ Nation.

Details

Date:
October 9
Time:
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/395553144680004/

Venue

Victoria Event Centre
1415 Broad Street
Victoria,BCV8W 2B2Canada
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