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WOMEN ON THE FRONT LINE: CREATIVE RESISTANCE in York International Women’s Week
March 10, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm FREE
||2-4.30pm, Saturday 10th March
||The Crescent, 8 The Crescent, York, YO24 1AW
||FREE; tickets available on the door
||Join us for an afternoon of music and visual arts exploring what activism means for women human rights defenders. We host human rights defenders from across the world, all working in very difficult environments. This event explores what activism means for women human rights defenders working across the globe. Art works and music created by visiting human rights defenders at the Centre for Applied Human Rights, together with Newcastle based Afro-Latin percussion & brass duet ‘Ladies of Midnight Blue’ and Kenyan multi-instrumentalist Rapasa. Opportunity for Q&A with the activists and artists.
||Venue is wheelchair accessible and has accessible toilets.
||Patricia Bartley, Centre for Applied Human Rights, University of York