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Indigenous Peoples' Day Event

  • Clark Park Clark Avenue Detroit, MI United States (map)

A night of native cinema, poetry performances, healing justice and a knowledge cypher featuring DJC’s own Amanda Alexander.

We will honor the ancestors’ resistance to colonialism, discuss ongoing resistance to settler colonial practices of police brutality and mass incarceration, and celebrate the beauty of resilient interconnections with all our relations that are transforming the world.


all my relations. meet your neighbors, with music by DJ TJ


poetry by Native Child


opening welcome & Spirit Plate

6:30pm - 710pm: film screenings

- "Mino Bimaadiziwin"

- "Wala3at"

- "Sidelots"

- "American Arithmetic"

730pm - 815pm

knowledge cypher with

Dawn Ceballos, Alicia Diaz, Amanda Alexander, & Christy Bieber

8:15pm - 9pm

healing justice action