Thursday, October 4, 2007

RGV: Homenaje a Nuestras Muertas exhibit de altares

In an effort to "take back" el Día de Los Muertos and put meaning into
the now pop culture Holiday…
Voices Against Violence presents the second annual altares exhibit
dedicated to women who have died because of domestic violence,
presented at the Narciso
Martinez Cultural Arts Center in San Benito. Stay tuned for time and
opening dates to this exhibit. The exhibit will run for the month of

Café Revolución invites artists/creators/writers/activists of our
community to send in a one page proposal for an Altar de Muertas
honoring and remembering mujeres who have died due to domestic
violence, violence against women, unjust laws or women who gave their
lives for social/political/economic justice. We will also have a
community altar-bring photos & mementos to add to the community altar.

flyers-print out and give away...
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JPG format

There is still time to submit a proposal for an altar, deadline of October the 15th, set up at the Narciso Martinez Cultural Arts Center on October 27th.
fill out this form, or email w/ your thoughts.
Submission form in Word
Submission form in PDF

We are also in need of poets and musicians to fit the theme of the night for our opening reception.

To submit a proposal for an altar please email she'll tell you more about our guidelines.

Please remember that all CAFE Revolución events are vegan friendly, if not completely vegan. We will be accepting vegan food donations for our dessert and snack table (let me know if you'd like to contribute).

Support and take a stand to stop violence against women!