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OAKLAND–Oakland’s Day Laborers Tell Their Stories: What Drives the Crisis?
September 8, 2018 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pmFree
A free series of dialogues and exhibitions exploring the lives of undocumented workers in the context of our time through their testimony, words, works of art, poetry and prose
All events take place at Peralta Hacienda Historic Park
2465 34th Avenue
Oakland, CA 94601
Storytelling & Community Dialogues
Saturday, March 31 5-7pm — On the Beast and Through the Desert: Journeys North
Saturday, May 12, 5-7pm — A Feeling of Exile: Separation from Homeland and Life in the U.S.
Saturday, Sept 8, 5-7pm — What Drives the Crisis?
Day Laborers will speak followed by discussion moderated by Alex Saragoza of UC Berkeley and Gabriela Galicia, Executive Director of Street Level Health Project and Linda Ivey of Cal State University East Bay
Art Exhibit and Celebration
Saturday, October 6 2-6pm
Day Laborers’ art and stories in the Peralta House Museum outdoor storyline in Peralta Hacienda’s Museum without Walls
Food, music, dance and kids’ activities
This program is supported by California Humanities through an Humanities for All Quick Grant.