Public Programs


at land’s edge expands the conversations that we have in meetings, seminars, and workshops with a larger audience through our free public program series. These public programs take place in community spaces across East and South Los Angeles and broaden our challenging and politically-engaged dialogues with community partners in these locales. Spaces we have worked with in the past include:

Holy Grounds Coffee and TeaKaos NetworkLos Angeles Contemporary ArchiveLos Angeles Contemporary ExhibitionsLos Angeles Municipal Art GallerySouthern California LibraryWilliam Grant Still Community Arts CenterWomen’s Center for Creative Work


2017-18 Public Programs


February 8, 2018, 7-9pm:
Michelle Caswell

February 22, 2018, 7-9pm:
Kristina Wong, Human Resources Los Angeles

March 8, 2018, 7-9pm:
Seshu Foster, Artist Talk at the Southern California Library

March 15, 2018, 7-9pm:
Lauren Hasley, at Chucos Justice Center
1137 E Redondo Blvd, Inglewood, CA 90302



January 25, 2018, 7-9pm:
Set Hernandez Ronkilyo


December 21, 2017, 7-9pm:
School of Echoes, at The Public School Los AngelesSaturday, December 16, 11am-5pm:

Special event by our partner, the Southern California Library
Organized with Critical Resistance



December 7, 2017, 7pm-9pm:
Jimena Sarno, Artist Talk at the Southern California Library

October 26, 2017, 7pm-9pm:
Skid Row History Museum and Archive



2016-17 Public Programs

May 28, 2017, 7pm-9pm: Ritual for Mutual Black Care with Melanie Griffin

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May 28, 2017, 4pm-5:30pm: Accidents of Birth with seren sensei

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May 27, 2017, 7pm-9pm: Divine Creators!!! : Intro to Divination Practices for Creatives with Edgar Fabián Frías

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May 27, 2017, 1pm-2pm: What does intergenerational collaboration look like? Forging Pathways for Future Apsáalooke Feminists with Wendy Red Star

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May 27, 2017, 11am-12pm: Adoption, Electronic Music, and Enrollment with Elisa Harkins

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May 26, 2017, 7pm-10pm: on the other side Opening Reception, hosted by at land’s edge 2017 Fellows

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 May 25, 2017, 7pm-9pm: Legacies of Trauma / Legacies of Resilience, Hosted by Cesia Dominguez Lopez  

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 May 24, 2017, 7:30pm-8:30pm: Everything I Say Is True with Suzanne Kite

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May 24- 28, 2017: on the other side Exhibition + Screening 

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March 30, 2017: Everything Will Be Fine Film Screening & Conversation 

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 March 11, 2017: IN(DI)VISIBLE TRANSLATIONS with Clara Lobregat Balaguer


March 2, 2017 : Juan Capistrán

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December 15, 2016: Geographies of Displacement

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December 1, 2016: Edxie Betts


November 3, 2016: Ben Caldwell


October 6, 2016: Suné Woods




2015-16 Public Programs

April 3, 2016, at land’s edge: Dialogues




February 10, 2016, A.L. Steiner




January 12, 2016, Johanna Breiding




December 15, 2015, Alile Sharon Larkin




December 1, 2015, Beehive Design Collective




November 17, 2015, School for the Movement of the Technicolor People




November 3, 2015, Joey ‘Cannon’ Cannizzaro and Dan ‘Handgun’ Bustillo



October 20, 2015,  Fred Moten



October 6, 2015, Sandra de la Loza