07. November 2019 - 19:00 till 22:00
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Poetic Liberation with Climbing Poetree | Engine Room | Thursday, 07. November 2019

Climbing PoeTree harnesses creativity as the antidote to destruction through their award-winning spoken word, hip hop, and world music. Co-creators Alixa Garcia and Naima Penniman have independently organized more than 30 national and international tours, taking their work from South Africa to Cuba, the UK to Mexico, Scotland to India, and throughout the U.S. including 11,000 miles toured on a bus converted to run on recycled vegetable oil.
Brought to you by the Center for Transformational Practice in order to prepare for the Deep Change through Creative Expression Conference on November 8th and 9th. 
Come early for dinner. Menu TBA. 
“I am moved profoundly by the power of their words!" ~ Cornel West, philosopher, activist, author
“Each time I have the pleasure of attending a performance by Climbing PoeTree, I feel enriched, renewed, and inspired."  ~ Angela Y. Davis, political activist, scholar,