Activists, Left Turn Mag contributors to speak at Durham library tonight | News
News
INDY Week's news blog

Archives | RSS

Wednesday, September 29, 2010

Activists, Left Turn Mag contributors to speak at Durham library tonight

Posted by on Wed, Sep 29, 2010 at 3:07 PM

Flahertys book
  • Flaherty's book

A trio of local and national activists who have studied and documented social struggles from racism to school privatization will speak at the Durham County Library today as part of an international Community and Resistance Tour.

Writers Jordan Flaherty and Victoria Law and Durham-based activist Manju Rajendran will speak at the event, which begins at 6:30 p.m. at the library's main branch at 300 N. Roxboro St.

Flaherty is a journalist and community organizer from New Orleans, and editor at Left Turn Magazine, who has won praise for his writing on the Jena Six case and coverage of Hurricane Katrina. He is author of "FLOODLINES: Community and Resistance from Katrina to the Jena Six." Read more about the speakers >>

The tour is sponsored by Haymarket Books, PM Press, Left Turn Magazine and other radical and independent media, according to the tour's website.

Tags: , , , , , ,

Pin It

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

INDY Week publishes all kinds of comments, but we don't publish everything.

  • Comments that are not contributing to the conversation will be removed.
  • Comments that include ad hominem attacks will also be removed.
  • Please do not copy and paste the full text of a press release.

Permitted HTML:
  • To create paragraphs in your comment, type <p> at the start of a paragraph and </p> at the end of each paragraph.
  • To create bold text, type <b>bolded text</b> (please note the closing tag, </b>).
  • To create italicized text, type <i>italicized text</i> (please note the closing tag, </i>).
  • Proper web addresses will automatically become links.

Latest in News



Twitter Activity

Comments

Good day, I'm John Luguard from Canada based in United State "Texas
". I'm one of the members from the …

by John Luguard on Here's What North Carolina's Representatives in Congress Think of Trump's Performance at Putin Summit (News)

WELCOME TO THE GREAT TEMPLE OF THE ILLUMINATI WORLD OF RICHES, FAME AND POWERS. ARE YOU A POLITICAL,DOCTOR, ENGINEER, MODEL, …

by james jack on Here’s What It Would Cost to Give Wake Schools What They Want (News)

Most Read

Most Recent Comments

Good day, I'm John Luguard from Canada based in United State "Texas
". I'm one of the members from the …

by John Luguard on Here's What North Carolina's Representatives in Congress Think of Trump's Performance at Putin Summit (News)

WELCOME TO THE GREAT TEMPLE OF THE ILLUMINATI WORLD OF RICHES, FAME AND POWERS. ARE YOU A POLITICAL,DOCTOR, ENGINEER, MODEL, …

by james jack on Here’s What It Would Cost to Give Wake Schools What They Want (News)

In the words of Donald Trump, when questioned about the future ramifications of his meeting in North Korea...

"We'll …

by Alan L. Falk on Here's What North Carolina's Representatives in Congress Think of Trump's Performance at Putin Summit (News)

I just wish some of these people who are so "russia, russia, russia", crazy. Cared about russia when they took …

by Timothy Oswald on Here's What North Carolina's Representatives in Congress Think of Trump's Performance at Putin Summit (News)

Pretty sad world we live in when a briefcase is more important than your child.

by Scott Gurtel on Pro tip: To avoid leaving child in car, put important briefcase in backseat next to less-important kid (News)

© 2018 Indy Week • 320 E. Chapel Hill St., Suite 200, Durham, NC 27701 • phone 919-286-1972 • fax 919-286-4274
RSS Feeds | Powered by Foundation