All in an LA Day

October 18, 2011

First stop: Occupy LA. Joined marching Cal State Teacher’s Union members who emerged magically before me as I was watching a town meeting on the steps (but not: we’re all in the 99%).

Then to MOCA’s Under the Big Black Sun.

Oh, and led the walk-through for Doin’ in in Public at Otis with my lovely lady scholar team: Jennie Klein, Jenni Sorkin, Michelle Moravec.

The links? This often inhospitable city (which opened itself to me), its difficult but real public spaces, walking, activism, art, community, history and teaching. Sometimes life delivers…