Sci-fi writing workshop: building alliances - Max Urai
In this writing workshop, we'll use a sci-fi framework to think about fighting back and the stories we tell ourselves about it. We will write and discuss possible resistance movements on distant planets and see what alliances between these movements could look like. There is also a distinct possibility that we will talk about jetpacks.
Tactics and approaches for solidarity through cultural work - Jamil Fiorino-Habib, Potpurri Collective, Hamja Ahsan
A variety of tactics is necessary for a struggle to survive and overcome in the face of oppression. This session is aimed at examining and discussing one of their inseparable parts: supporting and participating in resistance through cultural work.
Social struggle in stories and song – Radical traditions in a Divided Kingdom - Peter Storm
Peter Storm presents resistance stories and songs out of Britain’s riotous past. We will encounter all kinds of mischief-makers fighting against the forces of oppression and exploitation.
Cultural work in resistance movements - Tomi Hilsee, Cultural Workers Unite, Zhanel Shakhan, Jun Saturay
Cultural work has been a part in leftist movements as long as they have existed. However, its many roles within the wider strategies and tactics of resistance is frequently overlooked. We have invited several long-time actvisits and cultural workers from many geographical, social, and otherwise contexts, to talk about their experience, share approaches, discuss difficulties, and search together for a deeper understanding of its many roles.
Dragtivist Workshop with the House of Extinction - Fabric, Mannish Pixel, Kaotica
Drag monsters already reign the scene & bring the capitalist monsters to the light (looking at you Fracking Queen). To fuel this potential and spread like a sustainably-produced olive oil stain, world's first explicitly climate activist drag house will host a safe learning space for queer people and allies to come together, find their freedom in this art form and provoke the capitalist cistem in drag. Bring everything you'd like to experiment with! (double length time-slot).
The Time of Monsters: Visionary fiction co(i)nspiration against the capitalist Hydra - Diana Cantarey
They say that there is a monster that has multiple heads, that has many ways to dominate and that bites everywhere. Let's summon the monsters that are going to rip out the heart of this Capitalist Hydra.
Zingen voor de toekomst: de jaren zestig verteld in muziek - Peter Storm
Peter Storm vertelt het verhaal van de jaren zestig in de Verenigde Staten aan de hand van een aantal songs uit die tijd, zowel actieliedjes als thematische politieke songs. Hij zal deze liedjes zelf zingen en spelen op gitaar, en één en ander voorzien van een toelichtend woord.