Meet Portland based writers and bicycle activists Elly Blue and Joe Bie at 49 Old St. on Monday 4th September. They will present Groundswell: Bicycle Culture Rising, short documentary films about people and communities who are using bicycles for social justice.
Groundswell: Bicycle Culture Rising
A single mom is arrested for riding to work, a community works together to create a bike shop, a masked superhero takes to the streets of Mexico City, and more. In between films is a facilitated discussion about issues of class, race, gender, and economics.
Books from Microcosm Publishing will be available for sale.
Elly Blue and Joe Biel are documentary filmmakers and book publishers from Portland, Oregon, USA.
FREE / Donation***
Book your place here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/elly-blue-and-joe-biel-present-groundswell-bicycle-culture-rising-tickets-36717148981
Run time: 90 mins
Monday 4th September from 7pm
Look mum no hands!
49 Old St. EC1V 9HX
Freshly prepared food, craft beers and Square Mile coffee available.
Presented by the London Bike Kitchen Women and Gender Variant Night.
Part of WaG Fest 2017.
*** All donations will go directly to Elly Blue and Joe Biel to support their travel and Groundswell and Microcosm Publishing projects.
FYI. The eventbrite donation function is naff so we will will also have donation pots on the night.