Tent City: Alt Ed - 5 Days of Free Thought

Starting Date: 03-22-2004
Ending Date: 03-26-2004

University Of Louisville Campus
Louisville, Kentucky 40208
United States
Monday - Friday, March 22-26
Tent City: Alt Ed - 5 Days of Free Thought
On the West Lawn next to the Red Barn on UofL's Belknap campus. Free and open to the public. Grab a tent and camp out, or just come during the day.


30 Speakers & Workshops on topics such as: Women's Issues, the Environment, Race Relations, Civil Liberties, Globalization, Activist Training, Foreign Policy, & more...

20 Live Bands, including: Tyrone, The Children, Chris Rudy, Humungus, Paul Whiteley, Shedding, Elephant Micah, Desultory, Susi Wood, Old Man, Phalanx, Opposition, Heidi Howe, Scaramongo, Matt Mattingly, W. Loran Smith, BFC Tent Revival, Sapat, & more...

Films, including: The Revolution Will Not Be Televised, The Weather Underground, & more...

General Schedule:

10am - 2pm: Speakers & Workshops
2pm - 3pm: Music
3pm - 5pm: Speakers & Workshops
5pm - 8pm: Music
8pm - ??: Films, Discussion...

Contributing Organizations: ACLU, Amnesty International, Citizens Against Police Abuse, Center for Women & Families, College Democrats, Common Ground (GLBT & allies), Citizens Standing Against War, Digital Peasant (digital canvas in support of local artists, writers, musicians, & activists), Fairness (gay rights), Feminist Peace Network, Film Liberation Unit, Feminist League of Organized Resistance, Global Justice, ISM Louisville, Jobs with Justice, Justice Resource Center, Kentucky Alliance Against Racism & Political Repression, Kentucky Interfaith Taskforce on Latin America & the Caribbean, Kentucky Reproductive Health Network, Louisville Peace Action Community, NAACP, PEACC Program (to end violence against women), Phase II Community Center, Rubbertown Emergency Action (community group fighting industrial pollution), Sierra Club, Soulution (independent newspaper focusing on Black issues), UofL Student Activities Board, UofL Women's Center, Young Democratic Socialists
Geographical Scope: National

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