Deaf Community: Through the Lens of Social Justice

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When:
March 18, 2017 @ 5:00 pm – March 19, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
2017-03-18T17:00:00-07:00
2017-03-19T17:00:00-07:00
Where:
Berkeley City College
2050 Center St
Berkeley, CA 94704
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Marta Ordaz & Jenny Gough
510-371-0042

DCARA & Berkeley City College co-sponsoring

“Deaf Community: Through the Lens of Social Justice”
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March 17 & 18, 2017 @ Berkeley City College, 2050 Center Street, Berkeley, CA 94704

AGENDA:

Friday, March 17 | 5pm – 9pm

Carla García-Fernández, Keynote Speaker: “Looking to the Bottom: Transformative Social Justice”
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Film Screening and Panel Discussion: “Precious Knowledge”
Register/Reception foods provided by Mozzeria

Saturday, March 18 | 8am – 5pm

Continental Breakfast Provided
Workshops:
Liann Osborne- “Reconnect-Woke-Redefine”
Carla García-Fernández – “Community Accountability: What Does It Look Like?”
Leang Ngov and Coco Cabral – “Understanding Deaf AAPI Culture”
Sarah Young-Bear-Brown – “Native Hands Working Together: Breaking Stereotypes and Barriers”
Callie Frye- “Disability Justice: How Our Communities can Transform Beyond Access to Harmony?”
Lunch On Your Own

PLEASE REGISTER AS SEATS AND FOOD ARE LIMITED.
DEADLINE TO REGISTER IS BY MARCH 3RD.

REGISTER HERE: http://deafsocialjustice.eventbrite.com

Accommodation Request deadline by Friday, March 10, 2017.
Sponsored by Mozzeria, Berkeley City College and Department of Social Services.

For more info, contact Co-Coordinators Jenny Gough
and Marta Ordaz at marta.ordaz@dcara.org
(510) 371-0042 VP

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