DACA Seminar Series: A Day of Hope & Resistance


Monday, March 5, 2018, 10:00am to 10:00pm


Harvard Memorial Church, Cambridge MA, 02138

A day-long celebration of community and solidarity, culminating in a concert finale from 6:20–10 PM!


  • Reflection Space (Pusey Room)
  • Art Gallery: The Work of Julio Salgado (Student Oasis)

10-11:30 AM: 

  • Rebel Díaz workshop: Hip-Hop & Immigration (Sanctuary)
  • Julio Salgado Gallery Talk (Student Oasis)

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM:

  • Quetzal Collaborative Songwriting Workshop (Sanctuary)
  • Know Your Rights Workshop with Harvard Immigration & Refugee Clinic (Buttrick Room)

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM:

  • Sonia Guiñansaca Creative Writing Workshop (Pusey Room)
  • "Undocumented & Awkward" Yosimar Reyes & Julio Salgado Humour Workshop (Buttrick Room)

2:30 PM - 4:00 PM:

  • Student open mic hosted by Melissa Castillo-Garsow (Student Oasis)

3:00 PM - 3:30 PM:

  • Audry Funk & Loup Rouge Talk: Hip-Hop for Peace in Mexico and El Salvador (Sanctuary)

3:30 PM:

  • Jay Jordan Talk: Mass Incarceration & Immigrant Detention: Intersectional Struggles

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

  • Beyond the Gates: Second Chances Panel (Sanctuary)

6:00 PM - 6:15 PM

  • Candlelight vigil on steps of Memorial Church

6:20 - 10 PM
FINALE CONCERT featuring Vijay Iyer, Audry Funk, Soñia Guiñansaca, Yosimar Reyes, Esperanza Spalding, Quetzal, Claire Chase, Rebel Diaz, and more!

FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. Registration NOT required. Seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Videos of past events and more details on scheduled events can be found at https://dacaseminar.fas.harvard.edu/

DACA Seminar Series Poster

The DACA Seminar Series is presented by Harvard Graduate School of Education, Charles Warren Center for Studies in American History, Harvard Inequality in America Initiative, Harvard College Act On A Dream, and the Committee for Ethnicity, Migration, and Rights.