June 2022

We added a virtual panel to the schedule last month with the Socially Engaged Yoga Network alongside Damon Williams, Noha Arafa, and Peregrine Bermas, discussing the connections between healing justice and abolition. We also wanted to highlight that “Trans Bodies Trans Selves: Second Addition”—in which we co-wrote a chapter with Kung Feng—is now available from…

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April 2022

This month we will continue our workshop series with the Logan Square Neighborhood Association, as well as lead an Intro to Prison Abolition workshop with members of Free Street Theater’s Youth Ensemble, informing their latest production 57 Blocks, which grapples with the intersections of incarceration and migration in Chicago. We’ll also return for the second…

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March 2022

Last month we added a poetry reading for Chicago United for Equity’s program Cultivating Us to our schedule, performing alongside Chima Ikoro. We were also proud to have our first essay in Sixty Inches from Center, a response to Bimbola Akinbola’s in-progress performance/painting series Evidence at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago. We were so…

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