Public Events in Chicago with S’bu Zikode

Public Events in Chicago with S’bu Zikode

November 7th
*Public Event*
“Nothing about us without us”

A strategic dialogue between the U.S. and South Africa on movement building, political repression, and the politics of the poor


S’Bu Zikode, President of Abahlali baseMjondolo (Shackdwellers movement) South Africa

Sponsored by the Chicago Anti-Eviction Campaign and the Friends of Abahlali baseMjondolo

Featuring a Sneak Peek of Dear Mandela, an upcoming feature-length documentary film

When: Sunday, November 7th, 2010, 6-8pm
Where: 1401 E. 75th street, Chicago

November 8th
*Public Event*
To Speak: S’bu Zikode, “When Loyalty Becomes Threat to Society”

Introductory Remarks by Dipesh Chakrabarty, Lawrence A. Kimpton Distinguished Service Professor of History, South Asian Languages and Civilizations and the College

Video Short by filmmakers Dara Kell and Chris Nizza, never before seen footage from their upcoming feature-length documentary Dear Mandela

Co-sponsored by The Human Rights Workshop and the National Economic and Social Rights Initiative (NESRI), co-hosted by the African Studies Workshop and the Human Rights Program of the University of Chicago
When: Monday, November 8, 2010 at 5:30pm
Where: Haskell Hall, Room 315, the University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60635