Friday, October 5th @ 8PM (doors open at 7:30PM)

Oval Auditorium, Diana Center, Barnard College (Enter gates on 117 Street & Broadway Avenue)



Join us for an exhilarating night of socially conscious music, theater, poetry, and hip-hop to kick off the Russell Tribunal on Palestine.

Bringing together an eclectic mix of luminaries and Russell Tribunal jurists, including Alice WalkerAngela Davis and Dennis Banks, with a brilliant lineup of artists, including Suheir Hammadthe Mahina MovementRemi KanaziIsmail KhalidiPeace PoetsTahani Salahthe Columbia Palestinian Dabke Brigade, and many others!

This will truly be a memorable night to launch a groundbreaking tribunal. This event is free and open to the public.

RSVP is REQUIRED: Please email Kindly note, seating is on a first-come, first-seated basis.



+ Angela Davis: a juror at the RToP, a civil right icon, an award winning author, and a former prominent member of the Black Panther Party.

+ Alice Walker: a juor at the RToP, a Pulitzer Prize winning author, an award winning poet, and a celebrated activist.

+ Dennis Banks: a juror at the RToP and a world renowned activist, writer, and co-founder of the American Indian Movement.


+ Suheir Hammad: An award winning poet, author, and political activist. She is the author of Breaking Poems, Zaatar Diva, Born Palestinian, Born Black,and Drops of This Story.


+ Ismail Khalidi: An award winning Palestinian American playwright, poet, and actor. He is the playwright of Tennis in Nablus and Truth Serum Blues.

+ Peace Poets: A community based arts collective that aims to create safe spaces for youth to express themselves artistically and discover their true potential as community members and leaders.

+ Remi Kanazi: Palestinian-American poet, writer, and activist. He is the author of Poetic Injustice: Writings on Resistance and Palestine and the editor of Poets For Palestine.

+ Mahina Movement: A 3-woman trio who combine poetry and song to tell stories of the personal and political wrapped with courage, strength and awareness of human struggle.

+Tahani Salah: Performer, poet, and activist based in Brooklyn.

+ Columbia Palestinian Dabkeh Brigade: The Dabke Brigade was formed as a means of artistic resistance to the cultural and physical occupation of Palestine.

And many more!

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