An in-depth research project and podcast exploring legacies of anti-Black racism in Maine and its impact on Portland City governance, ‘99 Years’ will premiere with a launch event and voter information panel discussion at Portland Stage Thursday, October 13. This event features the podcast host, writer, and producer Samuel James, in discussion with producer Flo Edwards, Portland City Counselor Victoria Pelletier, Portland Charter Chair Michael Kebede, and in collaboration with Signature Soul (Signature MiMi + Marco Soulo). Don’t miss this opportunity of the moment for every Portland voter!
’99 Years’ is made possible with support from Indigo Arts Alliance; Maine Humanities Council; For Us, By Us Fund; and Maine Initiatives.
Portland Stage – 25 Forest Ave, Portland ME
Register at: https://maine-initiatives.networkforgood.com/events/48719-99-years-podcast-launch-listening-experience-and-panel-discussion
Doors open at 6:30 pm; Panel starts at 7:00 pm
Free to attend – please register in advance