ROOTS Festival

ROOTS Festival
Monday, April 28th to Tuesday, April 29th, 2014

All events will be held at Portland State University-Multicultural Center (Smith Student Union) 228) and La Casa Latina (Smith Student Union 229)

ROOTS Festival Day 1:
Monday, April 28th, 2014
Come to the Multicultural Center and La Casa Latina for a day of entertainment and food!
We will be having various performers and art exhibition featured in both the MCC and La Casa Latina. You don’t want to miss this amazing day.

ROOTS Festival Day 2:
Tuesday, April 29th, 2014

Spoken Word Workshop featuring Guante
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Join the Cultural Centers for an interactive workshop that aims to inspire your inner spoken word artist!

Spoken Word Performance: Guante
5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Tuesday, April 29th, 2014
Join the Cultural Centers as we host Guante! Guante is a hip hop artist, two-time National Poetry Slam champion, social justice activist, educator and writer. He and/or his work has appeared on Upworthy, MSNBC, Racialicious, Feministing,and more. He’s shared bills with Talib Kweli, Saul Williams, Brother Ali, Dead Prez, Sage Francis, Andrea Gibson, Doomtree and more. Recently, his piece, “10 Responses to the Phrase Man Up,” went viral on the web, check it out here! http://www.upworthy.com/if-you-tell-this-dude-to-man-up-you-better-be-prepared-to-learn-why-what-you-said-is-awful

https://www.facebook.com/events/1377334695879529/

For more information, please contact: cultures@pdx.edu1959433_10152098634715835_1583911400248164352_n

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