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Reflections of '#SayHerName: An Evening of Arts & Action'

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WATCH entire #SayHerName performance via Hammer's Livestream




On March 28th, 2017 at Westwood, California’s Hammer Museum a special performance of spoken word, song and movement entitled #SayHerName: An Evening of Arts and Action, curated by Abby Dobson, honored Black women and girls victimized by police brutality, featuring family members of victims, celebrated artists, civil rights scholars and social justice advocates.
Hosted by African American Policy Forum, this special evening was part of the third annual #HerDreamDeferred, a weeklong series focusing on the status of Black women and girls by offering analysis and solutions to social injustice, organized by leading critical race theorist Kimberlé Crenshaw, a Columbia and UCLA law professor.
"Black women and girls have continually been on the front lines of progressive change movements, using their voices and stories to mobilize intersectional coalitions to dismantle oppressive systems". In partnership with Hammer Muse…