"Stop Sweeping Us, We Are Not Trash: Teaching about Homelessness, Gentrification and Disability"

Event Date: Thursday, November 1 - 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

"Stop Sweeping Us, We Are Not Trash: Teaching about Homelessness, Gentrification, and Disability"


When: November 1st, 2018 at 7:00 pm

Where: The Poetry Center, 512 Humanities Building, San Francisco State University

What: Poverty Scholars Leroy Moore & Lisa “Tiny” Gray-Garcia of Poor Magazine present their revolutionary children's books, poetry and prose. They’ll share teaching strategies for how to educate children, youth and adults about poverty, homelessness, racism, ableism, and displacement from the perspective of those most impacted.​


Co-sponsored by: The Poetry Center, Paul K. Longmore Institute on Disability, History, Africana Studies, Women and Gender Studies, and Liberal and Creative Arts.


Please refrain from wearing scented products to this event, so that people with chemical sensitivities can join us. For ASL or open captioning, please contact Emily Beitiks by October 22nd at (415) 405-3528 or pklinst@sfsu.edu.
Warm regards,
The Longmore Institute Team

Event Web Link: