Women Love the World Festival
LaunchPad (721 Franklin Ave., Brooklyn)
$5-20 sliding scale
Women Love the World: A three day festival and fundraiser celebrating women artist-activists and their contributions to bettering our world community.
We are proud to announce Women Love the World (WLTW), a festival co-curated by Caits Meissner, Karla Rodriguez and Lehna Huie, featuring a visual art exhibition, art for social change panel, short film screenings, live music, poetry and on-site activism engagement. Held during Women’s History Month, on the evenings of March 20-22, 2013 at LaunchPad Brooklyn, WLTW is dedicated to the journeys of women artists who live as activists, healing our world daily.
Participating artists include:
Art Exhibition: Monique Schubert, Jessica Ann Peavy, Micaela Anaya, Kameelah Janan Rasheed, Zozan Kotan, Tschabalala Self, Akeema-Zane and Lehna Huie
Film Screenings & Music: Lisa Russell, Nikyatu Jusu, Maya Azucena, Circa 95, Shira E., Esmeralda Love and DJ Chela.
Poetry Readings: Brooklyn Poet Laureate Tina Chang, Tonya Foster, Cheryl Boyce Taylor, Angel Nafis, Tahani Salah and Caits Meissner.