Building the Next American Revolution: A Celebration and Tribute to Grace Lee Boggs
March 3, 1-4pm, in the CCC Auditorium (Tickets)
CCC is proud to partner with our neighbors at the Chinese Progressive Association in bringing the inimitable Grace Lee Boggs to Chinatown.
Grace Lee Boggs will reflect on Asian American activism and our movement during the current political times and key issues affecting the world today.
Born in 1915 to Chinese immigrants, Grace is a long-time activist and writer who has committed over 70 years of her life to building a movement for social change. She is a legendary figure in the civil rights and Black power movement. Now 96, she continues to devote her life to developing new young leaders and a vision for the 21st century.
The program will also include cultural performances, long-time friend and actor Danny Glover and Scott Kurashige, Professor of American culture and history and co-author of her book, “the Next American Revolution: Sustainable Activism for the Twenty-First Century.