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California State University, Los Angeles

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Encuentro: 25 Years of Zapatismo Across Time and Space / 25 Años de Zapatismo através del tiempo y el espacio


What: Encuentro/Community Gathering to mark the 25th anniversary of the Zapatista uprising, learn from our experiences, continue the diálogo, and refocus our efforts to imagine a more just and better future.


Where: California State University Los Angeles campus (5151 State University Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90032), Floricanto Community Center (4232 Whiteside St, Los Angeles, CA 90063), and Eastside Café (5469 Huntington Dr N, Los Angeles, CA 90032)


When: April 26 and 27, 2019


Featuring the participation of representatives of the Concejo de Gobierno Indigena (CIG, Council of Indigenous Government) and of Radio Zapatista; artists Emory Douglas, Caleb Duarte, and Rigo23 of the Zapantera Negra project, and others; dance performances by Mujeres en Resistencia and Alicia Mosely; and on-line conversations with Raul Zicechi and Gustavo Esteva and other theorist activistas. The two-day event will also include panels, roundtables, workshops, pop-up art exhibits, performances, installations, booths, dialogues, and a culminating asamblea general.


The encuentro will convene during the day on April 26 and 27 at the CalStateLA campus. Friday evening, we will gather at the Floricanto Cultural Center for a noche cultural featuring performances by Aztlan Underground, GLIFOS, members of Quetzal and Cambalache, and other musicians. On Saturday night, the Eastside Café will host a fandango to close the Encuentro.

Parking on campus is free for encuentro participants. Drive to the main parking kiosk and let the attendant know that you are coming to the Encuentro and you will be issued a parking permit for the day.

For more information, visit Latin American Studies CalStateLA on Facebook or email or call the Latin American Studies Program at las@calstatela.edu and 323-343-2298.


To request accommodations for a disability, please call the Cross Cultural Centers at (323) 343-5001 or visit www.calstatela.edu/usu


Organized by the Latin American Studies Program (CalStateLA), Eastside Café, and others


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