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ROOTS PARTY + 3 RITES: Life Zine Release!

June 3, 2023 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Join multi-disciplinary artist Edisa Weeks in making one thousand eight hundred and sixty-five roots out
of paper and twine!

Join multi-disciplinary artist Edisa Weeks in the journey of making 1,865 roots out of paper and twine,
for the installation and performance of 3 RITES: Liberty. 1865 represents the last year of legalized chattel
slavery in America.

The Billie Holiday Theater/Restoration ART in collaboration with Edisa Weeks/DELIRIOUS Dances will
also be releasing the 3 RITES: Life Zine, which is one of four zines about the 3 RITES project.


  • 12 pm -2 pm: Root Making
  • 2 pm: Food and Drinks (Food provided by: Royal Rib House
  • 3 pm -4 pm: 3 RITES: Life Zine release + conversation with James Scruggs & Edisa Weeks.

Attending the event is free and children are welcome!

Come and go as you please and engage in whatever capacity you feel comfortable – make a root, enjoy a
meal, participate in and/or listen to the conversation, and purchase a zine!

Roots Party Zine is $25


June 3, 2023
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm


The Billie Holiday Theatre
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Multi-Purpose Room at Restoration in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, NY
1368 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY 11216
Brooklyn, NY 11216 US
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