Upcoming Events

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Hear/say  Volume 2 Book Launch

The hear/say project is a collaboration between the Memory and Aging Center at UCSF and Voice of Witness to forge space for patients, caregivers, doctors, families, researchers, and more to share stories of aging, dementia, art, work, and life.

When: December 5, 5:30pm – 8:00pm

Where: UCSF Mission Bay Campus

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Howard Zinn Book Fair 2019

Howard Zinn Book Fair

The book fair will feature speakers from two Voice of Witness books: Solito, Solita and Chasing the Harvest

When: December 8, 10am – 6pm

Where: City College of San Francisco

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Fall Events for Solito, Solita

LitQuake, Wolfman Books

Wednesday October 16, 6:30-8:30

410 13th St, Oakland, CA 94612

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Alameda County Bar Association

Wednesday,  October 30 at 5:30 PM

1000 Broadway, Suite 290, Oakland, CA 94607

Northern California Chapter of the Columbia University Alumni Association

Saturday, November 2 at 2:00pm

3 Embarcadero Center, Promenade Level, San Francisco, CA 94111

Past Events

Voice of Witness at the Howard Zinn Book Fair

On December 8, 2019, the Howard Zinn Book Fair in San Francisco will feature speakers from two Voice of Witness books: Solito, Solita: Crossing Borders with Youth Refugees from Central America and Chasing the Harvest: Migrant Workers in California Agriculture.  The [...]

Voice of Witness Celebrates 10 Years of Social Justice Storytelling at Anniversary Event

Ten years ago, Voice of Witness began its journey as a nonprofit organization, with the vision to bring the critical oral histories of marginalized communities to audiences nationwide. On September 18, 2019, we [...]

VOW Receives Human Rights Education Award

The Voice of Witness team is excited to share that we have been awarded the Edward O'Brien Human Rights Education Award for 2017! Each year, the award recognizes one organization and one individual who have [...]

November 13th, 2017|Categories: Education, Events|Tags: , , |

Bringing Farmworker Stories Back to Delano

Chasing the Harvest editor Gabriel Thompson speaks to Delano community members. Two years ago, California officially recognized October 25 as Larry Itliong Day, honoring the Filipino-American advocate who was instrumental [...]

Chasing the Harvest and Digital Delano – 10/25

EVENT Chasing the Harvest and Digital Delano Wednesday, October 25, 2017  |  6:00pm – 8:00pm Robert F. Kennedy High School (View map) 1401 Hiett Ave Delano, CA 93215 Free The [...]

Amplifying Unheard Voices: Reflections on VOW’s Annual Oral History Training

Editor’s Note: The blog series “I, Witness,” seeks to explore the ethics, challenges, and possibilities of teaching and conducting oral history. VOW summer 2017 interns Phillip Reid and Mary Kearney-Brown hold copies [...]

July 13th, 2017|Categories: Education, Events, I Witness|Tags: , |