Events

Premier of COUNT at PRC

08/23/2017

Over the course of a single day on death row, six men unpack their personal inheritances of violence, racism, mental illness, poverty, and surprising love.
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Seeking the Self, UNC-CH

07/28/2017

An overnight summer camp with Blue Ribbon Mentor-Advocate, Seeking the Self is an arts-based program designed to promote racial identity development and academic success for middle-school students of color in Chapel-Hill and Carrboro.

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Johnson Service Corps 2017 Spirited Talks

05/25/2017

Lynden Harris will be the keynote speaker at Spirited Talks 2017 with Johnson Service Corp.

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At Ease, Fayetteville

05/05/2017

Another workshop with military families in Fayetteville.  Sharing stories, making care packages for the touring exhibit.

News

We Are Here in UGA Campaigns Class

05/02/2017

April was Sexual Assault Awareness Month and We Are Here USA wrapped it up by landing a place in the UGA Campaigns class as one of  two “clients”.  The students will implement the Vision Wall, collect data, and create infrastructure with student groups and administration to continue the Vision Wall in the future. There will be media coverage and the project will be entered into the prestigious Bateman Competition.  

We Are Here: Imagine a World Without Sexual Assault. What's Different?

The goal of the National Vision Wall Movement is to shift public understanding of sexual violence as we empower a new vision.

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Serving Life: ReVisioning Justice

SERVING LIFE is a community call and response between public audiences and the most hidden members of our society.

Since 2013, Lynden and the team have been collaborating with men on death rows across the country to envision a multi-arts project able to generate the civic will to revision justice. By challenging our assumptions about guilt and innocence and by providing a vehicle for the public to connect with the actual lives hidden within an often impenetrable system, we reinvigorate some fundamental questions. Who is innocent? Who is harmed? How do we heal centuries of oppression? What needs to change for our criminal justice system to reflect a community dedicated to equity and inclusion?

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