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September 14th, 2012 | Category: Community,Hip Hop Culture

Just finished the MAMA SAID KNOCK YOU OUT 2! flyer for the Mamas of Color Rising organization.¬†A collective of¬†working class¬†and poor mothers of color based in and around Austin, TX. Mamas of Color Rising focuses on issues like access to food, housing,¬†education and safety in the community. This special benefit is being put together to help raise funds, and raise awareness.¬†An all-female MC showcase with performers like Invincible, Las Krudas, Lah Tere, and many more will be reppin’ including some live art by yours truly:) Looking forward to this trip, and reconnecting with my Austin hommies. Check us out: SATURDAY, OCTOBER 6th, 9pm, @The Collective. Texas peeps, get your advance tix $15 here:¬†¬†or ($20 at the door) Special shout out to the team at the¬†Center for Women’s & Gender Studies at the University of Austin, Texas for making this project possible.

Mama Said Knock You Out! 2
A Benefit for Mamas of Color Rising
Saturday, October 6, 2012, 9pm-2am

Hosted by: Mz Marlah
Featuring: Invincible, Las Krudas, Lah Tere, Yoli, T-Fly, Tru Bloo, DJ Trinity, DJ T-Kay, Tiger Lily
Live Art by: Toofly

@ The Collective, 2015 E. Riverside Drive, Suite C

Tickets $15¬†Online, $20 @DoorAlso…

Friday, October 5, 2012, 5:30-7:30pm  Women in Hip Hop Roundtable  @ The Mexican American Cultural Center, 600 River Street

These events are also projects of the conference¬†Rethinking Power & Resistance: Gender & Human Rights from Texas to the Transnational Americas, brought to you by the UT Center for Women’s & Gender Studies Embrey Women’s Human Rights Initiative**. Co-sponsored by allgo: Statewide Queer People of Color Organization, Center for Asian American Studies, Center for Mexican American Studies, Community Engagement Center, Department of English, Gender & Sexuality Center, Humanities Institute, Indigenous Women‚Äôs Network/Alma de Mujer, Institute on Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault, Lozano Long Institute for Latin American Studies, Mamas of Color Rising, Native American & Indigenous Studies, Quilombola, Hutto Visitation Program, Rapoport Center for Human Rights & Justice, Texas after Violence Project, University of Texas Libraries, Warfield Center for African and African American Studies.

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