HOWL FOR CHANGE EVENTS
THE HOWL FOR CHANGE SPEAKER SERIES IS AN EVENT SERIES THAT REVOLVES AROUND A LIVE RECORDING OF INSPIRING CONVERSATIONS WITH INDIVIDUALS FROM ALL WALKS OF LIFE ABOUT HOW THEY HARNESS THE POWER OF STORYTELLING FOR POSITIVE IMPACT.
“Stories are the building blocks of society; to change society, we need to craft powerful new stories.”
OUR MISSION IS TO EMPOWER PEOPLE TO DISCOVER THE POWER OF STORYTELLING FOR THEMSELVES BY CASTING A WIDE NET WITH OUR GUESTS. WE SPEAK WITH TRADITIONAL STORYTELLERS SUCH AS FILMMAKERS AND WRITERS BUT ALSO WITH EDUCATORS, POLITICIANS, AND BUSINESS LEADERS AND OTHER INDIVIDUALS, WHO ACTIVELY UTILIZE STORYTELLING AND MEDIA TO SHAPE THE CULTURAL NARRATIVE AND CREATE SOCIAL CHANGE.
OUR LAST EVENT
For our last event we spoke WITH THE DIRECTOR OF COMMUNITY AFFAIRS AT AFROPUNK, MANUSHKA MAGLOIRE ABOUT SOCIAL NARRATIVES, CARVING OUT SPACES FOR ONESELF, AND BUILDING AND MOBILIZING A COMMUNITY AROUND PASSION POINTS at the NeueHouse in NYC.
*photos courtesy of the NeueHouse
LISTEN TO THE PODCAST EPISODE OR WATCH THE YOUTUBE EPISODE HERE.
OUR NEXT EVENT
OUR NEXT EVENT WILL TAKE PLACE ON MAY 3RD AT NEUEHOUSE IN LA where we will host Madame Gandhi to explore the power of story and creativity to catalyze change and build community.
Kiran Gandhi, known by her stage name Madame Gandhi, is an electronic music artist and activist based in Los Angeles. Having gained recognition as the former drummer for M.I.A. and Kehlani and as the iconic free-bleeding runner at the 2015 London Marathon, Madame Gandhi now writes music that elevates and celebrates the female voice.
Howl’s Jacques Thelemaque will guide the discussion about harnessing storytelling and cultural narratives through contemporary media.
followed by a poetry reading by Queen Sheba and musical performance by Madame Gandhi.
Drinks and DJ Deep Twerk on the decks to cap the night.
*COMPLIMENTARY WINE BY WILLIAM CHRIS VINEYARDS
TO RSVP EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org
DETAILS ABOUT OUR OUR LONDON EVENT IN JUNE ARE COMING SOON.
*events take place in our Howl For Change Partner Cities NYC, LA & London on a tri-monthly basis and at International Festivals & Conferences.
MEET OUR FANTASTIC HOSTS IN EACH CITY:
Jacques Thelemaque is our LA host. He is an award-winning filmmaker and founder of the 25 year-old filmmaking support organization, Filmmakers Alliance Jacques is also a long time programmer of the LA Film Festival Film Independent in and is currently a partner in the startup platform Conscious Good Creator’s Network.
Adah Parris is our London host ✨ She is a storyteller, futurist, consultant, public speaker and coach, and she has developed The Four Freedoms®️ as a framework in order to create ethical cultures of innovation, that are systemic across institutions.
PODCAST & YOUTUBE SERIES
INSPIRING CONVERSATIONS WITH INDIVIDUALS FROM ALL WALKS OF LIFE ABOUT HOW THEY HARNESS THE POWER OF STORYTELLING FOR POSITIVE IMPACT.
*Episodes are released on a monthly basis.
“Explore how cultural narratives shape us and how we are shaping the cultural narrative through the power of storytelling.”
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