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Creating Together
Lecture Series

Hera Gallery is pleased to announce the second year of CREATING TOGETHER lectures. The issues chosen related to relevant issues directly effecting Rhode Islanders and beyond. Each lecture events will be held at the gallery as well as a live streamed on Facebook. If you miss it, the recording will be shared on the Hera Gallery Facebook page afterwards.

-- Learn about the inaugural year of Creating Together, 2016-2017 --

 


2017-2018 Line Up (in progress...)
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| Lecture 1 |

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“The United States, Rhode Island and where the ACLU Come Together”
Speaker: Steven Brown, Executive Director of ACLU, Rhode Island

Tuesday, November 7th
7-8pm

Steven Brown from the ACLU will be discussing where we stand now in RI regarding some of our concerns related to women's and immigrant and workers rights, etc. He will discuss the recent bills that failed and passed, especially the ones regarding immigration and reproductive rights.        
http://www.riaclu.org

 

Donations will be given to ACLU of RI.
We are asking for a suggested donation of $10.00.

The event is free and open to the public.
Children are welcome.

These events will be held at the gallery and as a live Facebook event. If you miss it, the recording will be shared on the Hera Gallery Facebook page afterwards.

 

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| Lecture 2 |

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Latinos, DACA and the status of “Dreamers” in RI
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
7-8pm

Gabriela Domenzain, RWU Latino Policy Institute
https://scs.rwu.edu/partnerships/partners/latino-policy-institute-lpi-at-roger-williams-university
 

Gabriela Domenzain from the Roger Williams University Latino Policy Institute will be discussing Latinos in RI, DACA and the  status of "Dreamers" in RI.


Donations will go directly to the Latino Policy Institute at Roger Williams University
We are asking for a suggested donation of $10.00.

The event is free and open to the public.
Children are welcome.

These events will be held at the gallery and as a live Facebook event. If you miss it, the recording will be shared on the Hera Gallery Facebook page afterwards.

 

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| Lecture 3 |

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Who and How FANG Collective is involved in RI and Beyond like Standing Rock
Tuesday, December 12, 2017
7-8pm

Sherrie Anne, FANG Collective (Fight Against Natural Gas)

 

Sherrie Anne from the FANG Collective ( Fight Against Natural Gas)will discuss FANG, their involvement in Standing Rock, various environmental issues that FANG is involved in such as LNG), how FANG engages communities of color, etc. she is sending me a write up. 
http://thefangcollective.org

Donations will go directly to the Fang Collective.
We are asking for a suggested donation of $10.00.

The event is free and open to the public.
Children are welcome.

These events will be held at the gallery and as a live Facebook event. If you miss it, the recording will be shared on the Hera Gallery Facebook page afterwards.

 

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