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Live Broadcast: The Writing on the Wall

August 28 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

This Friday, August 28, 2020, Founder and Executive Director of Incarceration Nations Network (INN) Dr. Baz Dreisinger brings The Writing on the Wall to Chicago with a series of public interventions featuring text from incarcerated populations. This work is presented in the wake of abolitionist movements and prison reform, centering the voices of communities impacted by carceral systems in cities around the world. Tune in to The Writing on the Wall broadcast programming on August 28 at 8:00PM CST. You can watch the programming at any of the following: Instagram Live at www.instagram.com/incarcerationnations or www.instagram.com/wideawakeschicago, on Wide Awakes Youtube Live or Lumpen Radio’s Twitch TV. Featuring Dr. Baz Dreisinger, Andres L. Hernandez, Tonika Johnson, Carisma Nabor, Prison + Neighborhood Art Project, Mario Smith, Hank Willis Thomas, Sadie Woods, avery r. young. The Chicago debut of The Writing on the Wall is produced as a program of the Wide Awakes in partnership with AV Chicago, Chicago Torture Justice Memorials, Contextos, Lumpen Radio, The Poetry Foundation and the Rebuild Foundation. For more information about the Wide Awakes Chicago, follow on Instagram at www.instagram.com/wideawakeschicago and Youtube.


August 28
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm