A SHORTLIST OF ONLINE CULTURAL CONTENT FOR THE WEEK OF JUNE 8, 2020
aja monet is a surrealist blues poet, storyteller, and organizer born and raised in Brooklyn. The youngest poet to win the legendary Nuyorican Poets Café GrandSlam poetry award title, aja monet follows in the long legacy and tradition of poets participating and assembling in social movements. Click here to read her poem, for the kids who live, on her website.
Since 2016, ColorALT has collaborated with 87 Atlanta-based artists to provide coloring books for self-care. Click here to access four free pages. Right click the artwork in the “Coloring Pages” menu option, save, and print. If you don’t have a printer, you can simply upload on any number of coloring apps such as PicsArt or ScrapColoring.com
Chitra Ganesh, Architects of the Future – City Inside Her, 2014. Woodblock and Screenprint, 25 3/4 × 44 1/4 inches.
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Autumn Brown and adrienne maree brown, two sisters who share many identities, as writers, activists, facilitators, and inheritors of multiracial diasporic lineages, as well as a particular interest in the question of survival, host the podcast, How to Survive the End of the World that delves into the practices we need as a community, to move through endings and to come out whole on the other side, whatever that might be.