Beyond Survival, edited by Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha and Ejeris Dixon, was published in January 2020. One year later, what are the lessons that we are still learning today? What does Transformative Justice look like in this current moment? Join Leah and Ejeris in a “fireside chat” where they will discuss “Beyond Survival, one year later, in the year of abolition”, and explore current issues and dynamics they witness in the movement.
Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha is the Lambda Award winning author of Care Work: Dreaming Disability Justice, Dirty River: A Queer Femme of Color Dreaming Her Way Home, Bodymap, Love Cake, Consensual Genocide and co-editor of The Revolution Starts At Home: Confronting Intimate Violence in Activist Communities. A lead artist with the disability justice collective Sins Invalid, she is a longtime cultural worker, educator and organizer within disability and transformative justice communities.