Book Release Party & Smoothie Lab Anniversary

Freedom Voices

Freedom Voices and Reimagine invite you to join us at the release of the new book

Until the Streets of the Hood Flood with Green
at The Electric Smoothie Lab Apothecary (TESLA)
6pm-Midnight
Saturday July 28th
3001 MacArthur Blvd.
Oakland, Ca.

  Celebration and fundrsising party!
Please come hear about and support the work TESLA is doing in connecting and growing community while offering vital nutrition and education for our children living in deep East and West Oakland!


Buy a copy of the book Until the Streets of The Hood Flood with Green, By Kelly Curry 
Open House, Smoothies and Food: 6-7:30pm
Brief reading of a few excerpts from the book 7:45pm
Screening a movie about Oakland’s history of liberation and community supporting community at  9:15pm

About Freedom Voices

Some Information

Freedom Voices publishes works that speak to or from communities on the margins. Founded in 1989 in San Francisco’s Tenderloin District the press has grown from its origins as a community publisher to include works from around the globe.

FV works closely with the TallMountain Circle which produces, promotes and distributes Mary TallMountain’s literary works and chooses the winners of the TallMountain Award for Creative Writing and Community Service.

FV also distibutes New Earth Publications imprint such as translations of Nicaraguan Ernesto Cardenal’s Quetalcoatl , Costa Rican activist Luisa Gonzalez’s autobiography and Voice of Fire, Communiques and interviews from the Zapatista National Liberation Army.

Freedom Voices is a project of the non-profit Tenderloin Reflection and Education Center and organizes public readings and writing workshops in conjunction with the Center. Freedom Voices is also a partner in the Encounters in the Americas/Encuentros de los Americas project for popular literacy. The founding editor of Freedom Voices is B. Jesse Clarke. Editorial decisions are made by a collective of writers, activists, and street scholars.