Blitz the Ambassador, Luz Cañas & Djibril Toure
Take Part in
Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institutes’
Thursday, January 15, 2015 | 6pm – 8pm
BronxWorks Classic Center | 286 E. 156th Street Bronx, NY
Touching Living Culture (T.L.C.) is CCCADI’s arts-in-education division. The Urban Quilombo Series brings solutions that work in the classrooms as well as in the streets! Part of the series explores freedom cultures. FREE youth and family programs feature:
6 p.m. – Angola style Capoiera Workshop: dance therapist, author and founder of “Rhythm and Breath”, Luz Cañas.
7 p.m. – Know Your Rights Training: designed to empower individuals during police encounters. Led by master musician and activist Djibril Toure of the “Malcolm X Grassroots Movement”.
6 p.m. – Special guest, Blitz the Ambassador – Ghanaian-American Hip Hop and visual artist and international cultural ambassador. Hip Hop in the Diaspora writing and performance workshop.