METRO EVENT | ‘Beloved Community’ sets May Day fest in Austin

Event: Celebration of International Workers Day / Día del Trabajo
Occasion: Launch of Austin Beloved Community website
Date: Thursday, May 1, 2014
Time: 5:30-10 p.m.
Place: Resistencia Books
Address: 4926 East César Chávez St., Austin TX

may day imageThe Austin Beloved Community is inviting all working class poets, musicians, artists, organizers, activists, and friends to join together on May 1 for a May Day pot-luck party at Resistencia Books’ new location in East Austin. The event will celebrate International Workers Day and officially launch Austin Beloved Community – a website for Austin social justice organizations, artists, and activists to share collective memory and community organizing.

See Alice Embree’s Rag Blog article about Austin Beloved Community, here.

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3 Responses to METRO EVENT | ‘Beloved Community’ sets May Day fest in Austin

  1. joe manning says:

    Resistencia has always provided a space for activists to compare notes in an atmosphere of camaraderie.

  2. Beverly Baker Moore says:

    This should be a very good event.

  3. The new Resistencia location is wonderful, bringing the space back to the East Side, with a lovely outdoor space. The grand re-opening last Friday evening (4/11) was great; SRO inside to hear the featured poet, with music and a cleansing-blessing ceremony outside led by Susana Almanza of PODER (Resistencia’s neighbor now at the new compound). I’m definitely looking forward to the May Day event!

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