UPTOWN PEOPLE'S ASSEMBLY: EVENT RECORDING

The June 12, 2020 Uptown People’s Assembly brought together activists, artists, and scholars to moderate a durational event of art, testimony, and conversation with a focus on the compounding crises: the coronavirus and the civil unrest decrying the racist killings of Black people by police officers. Both community members and the general public were invited to speak and participate in this event. 

Recordings of each session are offered below.

 

10 am: Wallach Art Gallery, Betti-Sue Hertz

A transcript of this audio recording is available for download.

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10:30 am: Cathleen Campbell, filmmaker

A transcript of this audio recording is available for download.

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11 am: Dianne Smith, artist, with guest Hervé Coeur

A transcript of this audio recording is available for download.

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12 pm: Institute for Research in African-American Studies, Columbia University, Farah Jasmine Griffin 

A transcript of this audio recording is available for download.

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1 pm: Society of Fellows and Heyman Center for the Humanities, Columbia University

A transcript of this audio recording is available for download.

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2 pm: Hunter East Harlem Gallery

A transcript of this audio recording is available for download.

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3 pm: Columbia Community Wellness Center + Harlem Wellness Center

A transcript of this audio recording is available for download.

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4 pm: Committee on Global Thought, Columbia University, Vishakha N. Desai

A transcript of this audio recording is available for download.

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5 pm: Harlem School of the Arts

A transcript of this audio recording is available for download.

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6 pm: Pastor Joshua Brown, New Level Worship Center

A transcript of this audio recording is available for download.

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7 pm: Daniel Carlton, actor, poet, playwright, storyteller and teacher

A transcript of this audio recording is available for download.

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8 pm: Black Siren Radio at The American Assembly and WKCR

A transcript of this audio recording is available for download.

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