We Are All Treaty People

20

Jan

2019

For Women, By Women Album Release, Potluck & Community Stage

  • January 20, 2019 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • PAVED Arts, 424 20th Street West, Saskatoon

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We welcome you to the “For Women, By Women” Album Release and January Community Stage featuring Lindsay “Eekwol” Knight and Tara “T-Rhyme” Campbell! Funds raised will be donated to the Unis’to’ten Legal Fund.

The event is all ages. Admission by donation.

Eekwol and T-Rhyme - The For Women By Women (FWBW) Project
Eekwol and T-Rhyme are seasoned rappers from nehiyaw and Dene territories, currently living in Saskatoon. The For Women By Women Project (FWBW) was born out of an awakening and realization that in our music, we need to create the dialogue and steer the narratives to be our own truths. As a nehiyaw iskwewuk (Indigenous women) we are living the results of the damage that colonization placed on our families. Guided by the intentions of creating a good life and a protected path for our daughters, we are changing the story, one rhyme at a time. With beats by Justin Knight, Shane Keepness and Doc Blaze, FWBW is the beginning of a movement. We’re here to lift consciousness, not asses. We’re here to reflect our matriarchal ancestors, not in a bathroom mirror selfie. We are here to recognize our power.

-- Event Schedule --
4:30 pm Reception & Elder Blessing
5:00 pm Potluck and Giveaway Time!
5:30 pm Poetry Open Mic
6:30 pm For Women, By Women featuring Eekwol & T-Rhyme!

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