The CultureStrike artists presented: The Culture Shift: Words and Art for Migrant Justice and Immigrant Rights on September 14th in conjunction with the Asian American Writer's Workshop. 10 people shared their work and insights under the stars at Mercado San Augustin.
In part three of a multi-part series, 30 Minutes features remarks made at Culture Shift: Words and Art for Migrant Justice and Immigrant Rights. Speakers include co-hosts Ken Chen, director of the Asian American Writer's Workshop, and Tucson Pima Arts Council Executive Director Roberto Bedoya. Co-founder of Presente.org and writer Roberto Lovato reads from Juan Crow in Georgia which previously appeared in The Nation. Local writer and performer Logan Phillips reads an open letter called The Sonoran Strange. Ken Chen reads a pair of pieces not about Arizona, but about his experiences.