28
Nov
Book Talk: Counter Institution: Activist Estates of the Lower East Side
18:00 to 20:00
11-28-18

Author Nandini Bagchee examines three repurposed buildings on the Lower East Side that have been used by activists to
launch actions including The Peace Pentagon, El Bohio and ABC No Rio. In a captivating discussion, Bagchee reveals how these
collectively organized spaces have provided a venue for political participation while existing as a vital part of the city’s civic
infrastructure.

The Loisaida Center, 710 East 9th St. NYC 10009