Please Join Us To Take Back the Night and Take A Stand Against Sexual Violence
2019 Take Back the Night Ann Arborwill be held on
April 3, 2019 at 7:00 pm (Doors Open at 6:30 pm)
in the Ballroom of the Michigan League!!!!
League website: http://uunions.umich.edu/munion/
Parking after 6 pm is free (other than Gold sections)
There is parking at the Garage on Thayer, but sometimes they charge $5 cash.
March will be immediately following!
Note – Police presence at event: They are attending in a role to close the streets and monitor traffic to keep all attendees safe.
We are proud to present as our keynote speaker:
Nationally known Kevin Kantor is a spoken word poet, actor, teaching artist, & queer agent for social change.
Kevin has toured nationally with their poetry, performing & leading workshops at colleges & universities across the country. Their collective work has garnered over 5 million views on YouTube.
Kevin’s writing, which aims to subvert toxic masculinity, explore survivorship & trauma, & raise queer voices, has been featured on The Huffington Post, Buzzfeed, Upworthy, & is forthcoming in the anthology We Believe You: Survivors of Campus Sexual Assault Speak Out (Holt Paperback). Most recently, Kevin was featured on an episode of John Ridley’s ABC drama American Crime.
Below is a video of one of their pieces – People You May Know
Returning to sing is American Idol runner up and Detroit Native
Jena Irene Asciutto!
Visit with local organizations like SafeHouse and SAPAC.
Music will be provided by Prestige Entertainment