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Bars, Barrios, and Berkeley: The Transformational Power of Language

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Apr 20, 7:00 PM - 8:15 PM
Tahoe-Truckee Campus Tahoe-Truckee (Tahoe-Truckee Campus)
11001 College Trail,Truckee, CA 96161
Donations are gratefully accepted
Kim Bateman, kbateman@sierracollege.edu

TT Insights: An interactive discussion for the whole community

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The subject of this month's Dean's lecture is: Bars, Barrios, and Berkeley: The Transformational Power of Language

Truckee High School English teacher Craig Rowe, Ph.D. will explore the empowering possibilities of personal narrative through an examination of poetry, memoir, and artistic activism. Hear readings from Jimmy Santiago Baca's “Singing at the Gates” and “A Place to Stand” as well as analyzing inventive community narrative interventions such as the Medea Project: Theatre for Incarcerated Women. 

Doors open at 6:30 pm for a meet and Greet, with complimentary refreshments from Starbucks. The program will run from 7pm to 8:15pm. 

RSVP at: https://sierracollege.ticketleap.com/. Check out the website at www.sierracollege.edu/tt. The Tahoe-Truckee Campus is located at 11001 College Trail, Truckee CA 96161. The lecture is free but there is a $3 parking fee on campus.

Sponsored by: Dean's Lecture Series

For more information: http://www.sierracollege.edu/about-us/visit/tahoe-truckee/deans-lecture.php

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