[act-ma] Reminder: Thurs, 10/3, 6:30pm, Youth Held at the Border Book Talk & Photo exhibit, JP

Greg Buckland gregb at ips-dc.org
Thu Oct 3 09:29:25 PDT 2013

Hey Act-MA,

If you're in the JP area, come on down to "First Thursdays" tonight on
Centre/South St - stop by our youth and immigration photo exhibit
(co-sponsored by 826 Boston) 6:30-7:30pm, and then join us for a book talk
at 7:30pm with Leigh Patel, author or Youth Held at the Border. Beer, wine,
and light refreshments will be served. Hope to see you tonight!


Greg Buckland*
Coordinator for the Jamaica Plain Forum

---------- Forwarded message ----------
From: Greg Buckland <info at jamaicaplainforum.org>
Date: Wed, Oct 2, 2013 at 3:44 PM
Subject: Reminder: Youth Held at the Border, Thursday 10/3, 6:30pm
To: gregb at ips-dc.org

      *  **Thursday,** October 3rd,     6:30pm - Photo Exhibit
**7:30 pm - Book Talk*

*First Church JP, 6 Eliot St**

*RSVP on Facebook<http://org2.salsalabs.com/dia/track.jsp?v=2&c=FXu8AzJ4ZxENXisZbFKGJvpLlJcN2Sv9>
or by email<info at jamaicaplainforum.org?subject=JP%20Forum%20RSVP%3A%2010%2F3%20Leigh%20Patel>

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Youth Held at the Border
Photo Exhibit featuring students from Boston International High School
& Book talk with Dr. Leigh Patel on Capitalism, Race and Immigration.

*In partnership with JP First
this is the second installment of our Fall immigration series.*

*Thursday, October 3rd
**6:30pm - Photo Exhibit
7:30pm - Book talk
First Church JP, 6 Eliot St**
RSVP on Facebook<http://org2.salsalabs.com/dia/track.jsp?v=2&c=Ee2nZIFOBXhKDroFSAMtivpLlJcN2Sv9>or
email<info at jamaicaplainforum.org?subject=JP%20Forum%20RSVP%3A%2010%2F3%20Leigh%20Patel>

*At 6:30pm, join us for a photo exhibit*, as part of JP's First Thursdays,
featuring the photography of Jennifer Waddell. Photographs of Boston
International High School (BIHS) students taken by Jen for publication in
‘I Want you to Have This, A Collection of Objects and Their Stories’
written by Eleventh Graders from B.I.H.S. and published by 826
*Light refreshments will be served.*

*At 7:30pm, join us for a lively discussion and book reading with Dr. Leigh
* from her book "Youth Held at the Border: Immigration, Education, and the
Politics of Inclusion<http://org2.salsalabs.com/dia/track.jsp?v=2&c=xrtw86w78ne726jlQoZUgPpLlJcN2Sv9>".
It will focus on how global capitalism shapes immigration, how this
connects with a longer history of colonization, and what this history
feels, looks, and sounds like in the everyday lives of Boston-based
immigrant youth.

*Co-sponsors:* MataHari: Eye of the
, Center to Support Immigrant
JP First Thursdays<http://org2.salsalabs.com/dia/track.jsp?v=2&c=hYv9u6mUwMJeTUGFA%2FNSYvpLlJcN2Sv9>,
and JP Reads<http://org2.salsalabs.com/dia/track.jsp?v=2&c=jshv6P1GXVLXZDIo9fg5sGlteVEdMBQv>

Also, see these great organizations for more information or see how you can
*take action:* MIRA (Massachussetts Immigration and Refugee Advocacy)
, Community Change<http://org2.salsalabs.com/dia/track.jsp?v=2&c=Vufta1vtHAmV3Xy6XzZD1nRs%2B60%2BduGa>
,Student Immigration
  *[image: JP Reads]<http://org2.salsalabs.com/dia/track.jsp?v=2&c=0S2RiXqN9UUMpJzAiYhLjPpLlJcN2Sv9>


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