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Climate Justice Marshallese National Poet at CCC in #SalemOR – Tonight! Oct. 11th

 Join us for an evening of powerful poetry by Kathy Jetnil-Kijiner, a Marshallese slam poet, writer and climate justice activist, followed by a conversation with CANN Youth Leaders & Chemeketa Pacific Islanders Club.

Tuesday, October 11, 2016
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Chemeketa Community College,
Building 2, Student Center Area
4000 Lancaster Dr NE, Salem, OR 97305

Kathy Jetn̄il-Kijiner is a Marshallese writer. Her writing highlights the traumas of colonialism, racism, forced migration, the legacy of American nuclear testing, and the impending threats of climate change. Bearing witness at the front lines of various activist movements inspires her work and has propelled her poetry onto international stages.

For more information, visit her website: https://kathyjetnilkijiner.com/.

Admission is free.

Thank you, Kammagar, Kommol Tata, Kinisow Chapur, Ke Mesulang, Kalangan…Our Sponsors!


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