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      March 23, 2018

      Friday   6:30 PM

      120 South 2nd Street
      Wilmington, North Carolina 28401

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      Free Movement Conference

      Free Movement ConferenceMarch 23-25th, 2018 | Wilmington, NC Working Narratives, the southern media arts and organizing effort, invites you to participate in the 2nd annual Free Movement Conference - March 23-25th in Wilmington, North Carolina. By building a collaborative lab of media and creative organizing strategies we are building grassroots power in the South. We are thrilled to partner with social and racial justice organizations such as: Free Press, Human Rights Defense Center, South Carolina Youth Action, Harm Reduction North Carolina Coalition, Resource Help for the Disadvantage, Grassroots Institute for Fundraising Training, MuckRock, The Watering Hole, Seeds of Healing, Radical Voices & Artistic Expression,  SEEDS of Healing, Inc. and more.Are you engaging in policy fights and looking for creative interventions? Are you fighting to end mass incarceration? Do you imagine a media that serves the public interest? Are you organizing for racial justice? Do you want to build a youth media movement? Is environmental racism impacting your community? Do you believe in the power of the arts to transform communities? If so, you are a good fit for the Free Movement Conference!We want to make Free Movement accessible to our community.  If you need support in bringing yourself or group or have any other questions please contact us at info@workingnarratives.orgFor a full description of the speakers, tracks, and workshop please visit  Schedule At  A Glance (March 23-25th in Wilmington, NC) Friday: Opening Ceremony at 7:30pm with keynote speaker Steven TrasherSaturday: Registration opens at 8:30am. Workshops from 9:30am-6pm with evening opening performanceSunday: Workshop from 9:30am-2pm with closing session. What’s included with you registration package?You gain access to over 30 workshops and trainings in social, economic and health justice issues.  Your registration also includes complimentary continental breakfast daily, lunch on Saturday and an amazing conference t-shirt. We offer a sliding scale registration rate of $20 - $125 so that the conference can be accessible to as many people as possible. Please support the Free Movement by giving as generously as possible with your registration contribution. The true expense of the FMC is $125 per person. We will consider the registration amount you pay in excess of $125 as a tax-deductible gift to Free Movement Conference. Travel and Lodging: Get updates and more details at  Dasan Ahanu Radical Voice & Artistic Expression Jordyn Appel Feast Down East Community Food Access Coordinator Daniel Barrows Valley Justice Coalition Chair Azuree Bateman Belle Media Group | Bennett College Alicia Bell Free Press Organizer Toccara Bellamy Kids Making It Gabrielle Bellot Jesse Bennett North Carolina Harm Reduction Coalition Outreach Worker MB Margaret Bordeaux Margaret Bordeaux NCHRC LB LaToia Brown LaToia Brown DREAMS Wilmington Brett Chambers Triangle Association of Black Journalists Joseph Conway New Hanover Regional Medical Center Kyle Dacuyan PEN America Ariel Eure Carolina Youth Action Project Davian Gagne DCG Consulting/Transformative Leadership for Change Veronica Garcia Grassroots Institute for Fundraising Training Kevin Lee-Y Green Techmoja Dance and Theater-Company Reverend Debra J. Hopkins Kenny House WLF Chief District Court Judge J. H. Corpening II Imhotep Artist Tamara Jeffries Bennett College Associate Professor Journalism and Media Studies Lillie Branch Kennedy Resource, Information, Help for the Disadvantaged & Disenfranchised. Monifa Lemons The Watering Hole Beryl Lipton MuckRock Fiona Morgan Free Press Journalism Program Director Michael Morisy MuckRock founder Tanya Mote Su Teatro Taij Kumarie Moteelall Standing In Our Power Brittany Patterson Chris Poorten Wilmington Wellness Sue Purchase North Carolina Harm Reduction Coalition Octavia Rainey journalist Frankie Roberts LINC Dr. Janna Robertson UNCW | Southeastern North Carolina Dropout Prevention Coalition Kirk Ross Dana Sargent Cape Fear River Watch Melanie Sill Self/ Consultant RS Raymond Smith Raymond Smith Lisa Sorg NC Policy Watch environmental reporter JS Judy Stubblefield Judy Stubblefield New Hanover County Schools Brandi Tanner North Carolina Harm Reduction Coalition Jeree Thomas Campaign for Youth Justice Steven Thrasher The Guardian journalist Joseph Torres Free Press Senior Director of Strategy and Engagement RT Ren Trueblood Ren Trueblood Carolina Youth Action Project Tracey Tucker Campaign for Youth Justice Adam Wagner StarNews LeShonda Wallace SEEDS of Healing, Inc. Lewis Wallace Scalawag

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