Arabic Culture Club- Intermediate 1

The People's Forum 320 West 37th Street, New York, NY

*TPF is closed from March 10 - April 20* Algarabía Language Co-op is offering new Arabic courses to those who are interested in topics of social justice. Focus is on developing conversational skills, as well as analyzing various colloquial Arabic cultural productions.

Makibaka: Fighting Back in Pilipino 2

The People's Forum 320 West 37th Street, New York, NY

*TPF is closed from March 10 - April 20* This course is intended for those who both feel ready and can demonstrate a basic proficiency in Filipino/Pilipino, or have a basic understanding of Tagalog upon which the national language is based

JOGO DE CORPO// BODY GAMES: Capoeira and Ancestry

The People's Forum 320 West 37th Street, New York, NY

*TPF is closed from March 10 - April 20* BODY GAMES presents a sensual tapestry of combat games from both sides of the Atlantic. It tells a story driven by Mestre Cobra Mansa´s need to understand the ancestry of his art form, Capoeira, as part of a wider concern with his Afro-Brazilian heritage.

THE PEOPLE’S RESPONSE TO THE CRISIS: THE STATE OF KERALA LEADS THE WAY

The People's Forum 320 West 37th Street, New York, NY

The state of Kerala, led by a coalition of leftist and communist parties, has set the standard in successful testing, containment, and socialized care for the well-being of its people. How has this been achieved, and what can we learn from this experience?

Community Interpreting 101

The People's Forum 320 West 37th Street, New York, NY

*TPF is closed from March 10 - April 20* Algarabía Language Co-op is offering a 15-week community interpreting and translation training for advanced Spanish bilinguals. Participants will be given the opportunity to interpret at a community event.

Translating Dissent 101

The People's Forum 320 West 37th Street, New York, NY

*TPF is closed from March 10 - April 20* Algarabía Language Co-op is offering a 15-week community interpreting and translation training for advanced Spanish bilinguals. Participants work on a translation project dealing with a topic of their choice

The Plot to Kill King

The People's Forum 320 West 37th Street, New York, NY

*TPF is closed from March 10 - April 20* William Pepper was James Earl Ray’s lawyer in the trial for the murder of Martin Luther King Jr., and even after Ray’s conviction and death, Pepper continues to adamantly argue Ray’s innocence.

Arabic Culture Club-Conversational Beginner

The People's Forum 320 West 37th Street, New York, NY

*TPF is closed from March 10 - April 20* Algarabía Language Co-op is offering new Arabic courses to those who are interested in topics of social justice. Focus is on developing conversational skills.

MAKIBAKA: FIGHTING BACK IN PILIPINO

The People's Forum 320 West 37th Street, New York, NY

*TPF is closed from March 10 - April 20*Together, we will explore what it means to learn about a language of a nation forged in the flames of an anti-colonial revolution and continues to develop as a people in an ongoing national-democratic struggle.

Samuel Stein’s public talk: “Labor, Land Use, and Luxury City.”

The People's Forum 320 West 37th Street, New York, NY

*TPF is closed from March 10 - April 20* This talk will draw from recently conducted research to describe the structural factors that shape union and non-profit planning politics in New York City, the historical echoes and antecedents that frame the current political moment, and the theoretical frameworks that clarify how labor, capital, and the state co-produce urban space.

Rumi and Hafez Poetry Workshop

The People's Forum 320 West 37th Street, New York, NY

*TPF is closed from March 10 - April 20* Led by linguist and educator Amir Vahab , this evening workshop focuses first on literal translations of the mystical poetry of Rumi and Hafez from the original language, followed by discussion of interpretation and meaning.