On the Occasion of the Publication of BAsics: A Celebration of Revolution and the Vision of a New World
Apr 11, 2011 07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
“On the Occasion of the Publication of BAsics:
A Celebration of Revolution and the Vision of a New World”
Monday, April 11, 7pm Harlem Stage
at Aaron Davis Hall, on the campus of the City College of New York
150 Convent Avenue @ 135th Street
#1 trains to 137th Street and Broadway; or by bus: #100 or #101 from 125th Street
$35.00; $15.00 students and unemployed; $100.00 premium
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A celebration of the vision of a new world with music, visual art, poetry and readings from artists and authors including Ruby Dee, Richard Brown, co-founder of The Committee for the Defense of Human Rights, founded by the SF8; poet and playwright reg e. gaines; Moist Paula Henderson, baritone sax player and composer; Outernational; Abiodun Oyewole from The Last Poets; Ted Rall, cartoonist & author.
BAsics is a book of quotations and short essays by Bob Avakian, a serious revolutionary leader and wide-ranging thinker. He is the leader of a party and a movement aiming to make revolution when the possibility opens up. In the words of Cornel West, Avakian "is a long distance runner in the freedom struggle against imperialism, racism and capitalism."
Harlem Stage, Aaron Davis Hall
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