Sunday, April 20, 2014

Austin May Day Celebration

The Original Blast!

Calling all working class poets, musicians, filmmakers, artists, cooks, organizers,
activists and everyone else invited to come and participate in celebration
and solidarity on Thursday, May 1 from 5:30 to 10 or so at the new
Resistencia space 4926 Cesar Chavez. Lilia Rosas will MC.

Commit, organize, put this together, communicate with us. We need you!

Here's a list of immediate commitments needed. Please respond.
1. MUSIC Would you like to perform? Do you know anyone you can ask for a
few songs or pieces? Son Armado has agreed. So has Sonoita. Matt will
provide ambiance.
2. POETRY Will you read a poem or two? Do you know any poets who would like
to read?
3. SOAPBOX SPEECHES Will your organization say a few words? You could also
stand and speak for yourself and your politics. All welcomed from the left
of center.
4. FILM CLIPS Would you like to show something really short? Maximum 3
5. FOOD Will you bring food? Yes or no is sufficient. The lease does not
allow alcoholic beverages but all else is welcomed.
6. LITERATURE We'll have shared tables rather than separate. Again, all is
totally welcomed. If you have a table you're willing to share, please let us
7. OTHER ART We'll have a stop motion animation station, a clothesline to
hang pieces for the evening, and welcome anything else including

Please contact and me cc'd above.

Other immediate needs
1. Invite all your friends to the Facebook Event page to like List the event in organizational newsletters/newspapers
3. Distribute the attached flyer

INVITE everyone and every group you know and forward this to all. There are
a lot of people and organizations who need to be there not on this email.

Next planning meeting is Wednesday April 16 at 7 at Resistencia 4926 Cesar

In solidarity and love,
Anne, Jacob, Emma and all the other folks involved in Austin Beloved

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