To all youth in NYC, check out Chinatown Beautification Day’s Youth Conference: Breaking Barriers this Sunday, August 17. Registration begins at 9:30 AM at the Asian American/Asian Research Institute, 18th Floor, 25 W 43rd Street.
This year’s conference will feature keynote speaker will be Juliet Shen, activist and feminist as well as founder and writer of Fascinasians. Youth conference also offers a series of workshops with topics ranging from police violence to spoken word poetry to the changing NYC specialized high school system to immigration to gentrification to Asian American masculinity and more!
CBD youth conference is open to both high school and college students. Registration is free and copious amounts of dumplings and snacks will be provided throughout the day! Space is limited and fills up quickly, so register soon at http://cbd14.com/register_conference.
Youth conference is a great way to meet new people, partake in a series of thought provoking workshops, and connect with the youth activist community in NYC. If you have any questions, please feel free to email Ivy Pan at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Media coverage of cleanup day this past Saturday:http://video.sinovision.net/?id=23510