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Climbing PoeTree

  • The Engine Room 188 S Main St White River Junction, VT 05001 USA (map)

A benefit concert to support local efforts for racial justice and social change.

Climbing PoeTree harnesses creativity as the antidote to destruction through their award-winning spoken word, hip hop, and world music. Co-creators Alixa Garcia and Naima Penniman have independently organized more than 30 national and international tours, taking their work from South Africa to Cuba, the UK to Mexico, Scotland to India, and throughout the U.S. including 11,000 miles toured on a bus converted to run on recycled vegetable oil.

“I am moved profoundly by the power of their words!"

~ Dr. Cornel West

“Each time I have the pleasure of attending a performance by Climbing PoeTree, I feel enriched, renewed, and inspired."

~ Dr. Angela Y. Davis

Produced in Collaboration With: SURJ Upper Valley, HCOREI & CROH

Sponsored by: the Sustainable Futures Fund, Execusuites, and others.

To Support the Work of: JAG Productions, The Center for Transformational Practice, the Environmental Justice Law Society of VLS & Living Proof.

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Earlier Event: November 2
"The Harvest Offering Labyrinth Walk"
Later Event: November 10
Deep Change for Water Justice