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78th Annual Celebration
New School's famed Orozco Room is named for José Clemente Orozco's celebrated 1931 cycle of 5 frescoes "A Call for Revolution and Universal
Brotherhood." A hidden gem among New York City's art treasures, the Orozco Room is rarely accessible to the public.
Pre-Event Benefit, 12:00pm – 2:00pm
(doors open at 11:45am)
Orozco Room*, The New School
Features a conversation on history, race, and justice between Bryan Stevenson and activist actor Mike Farrell--among the social realist murals of José Clemente Orozco.
Benefit Ticket includes: Pre-event, lunch, and annual celebration.
*The New School's famed Orozco Room is named for José Clemente Orozco's celebrated 1931 cycle of 5 frescoes "A Call for Revolution and Universal Brotherhood." A hidden gem among New York City's art treasures, the Orozco Room is rarely accessible to the public.
78th Annual Celebration, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
(doors open at 2:00pm)
The Auditorium, The New School
Reception with live piano by Dred Scott to follow.
Features the presentation of the fourth ALBA/Puffin Award for Human Rights Activism to Bryan Stevenson, founder & Executive Director of the Equal Justice Initiative, and a keynote speech by Steven W. Hawkins, Executive Director of Amnesty International USA.
Honorary Committee: Julian Bond, Peter Coyote, Lila Downs, Gael García Bernal, Oliver Stone
Special Guests: Perry and Gladys Rosenstein, Puffin Foundation
Host Committee: Burt Cohen, Dan Czitrom, Sebastiaan Faber, Jeanne Houck, Gabriel Jackson, Julia Newman, Ellyn Polshek, Michael Ratner, Fredda Weiss
If you are unable to attend, please consider making a tax-deductible contribution to ALBA. The money raised will help support ALBA's continuing educational work and programs (click here)
Sponsored by the Puffin Foundation
Film Screening - New York
A War In Hollywood: Hollywood vs. Franco
Saturday, April 26, 2014, 7:00 PM
Discussion with Sebastiaan Faber, Professor of Hispanic Studies at Oberlin College and Chair of ALBA's Board of Governors, to follow.Casa Mezcal
86 Orchard Street
New York, NY 10002