Astraea Presents The Revival

Published on Sep 23, 2011

As part of the Word*Rock*&Sword festival in New York, Astraea presents a film screening and workshop with Invincible, the Detroit-based hip-hop artist/activist. Invincible will lead a strategic visioning session focused on supporting women musicians and media makers rooted in social justice.

USA- New York

You will see excerpts from “The Revival” film series (directed by Invincible), which documents independent women hip-hop artists. There will also be an opportunity to articulate the support you need, and exchange concrete skills in order to grow the women’s music movement.

September 23, 2011
7 pm – 9pm
Astraea Foundation
116 East 16th Street, 7th Floor [map]
New York, NY

Free and Open to All!

More about Invincible: It is truly rare to find an artist like Invincible. Her spitfire wordplay has earned acclaim from hip-hop fans around the world, while her active involvement in progressive social change has taken her music beyond entertainment towards actualizing the change she wishes to see.

More about Word*Rock*&Sword : In response to the conservative political backlash against women’s rights, the first Word*Rock*&Sword festival will unite New Yorkers for eight dynamic days of creativity, support and activism. Conceived by musician-activist Toshi Reagon, Word*Rock*&Sword offers performances, screenings, classes and discussions at Manhattan and Brooklyn performance venues as well as yoga studios, cafés and bookstores, September 18-25.