We Shall Not Be Moved: Posters and the Fight Against Displacement in L.A.'s Figueroa Corridor (PM Press)

By: Haas, Gilda [Editor]; Benitez, Tomas [Editor];

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New. No dust jacket as issued. Brand New! Support Radical Independent Pacific Northwest Booksellers! Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 51 p. Audience: General/trade. We Shall Not Be Moved brings together full-color graphic arts and grassroots voices to describe the impact of gentrification and development in central Los Angeles, and how people fight back to protect their communities. This book emerged from a unique collaboration between SAJE, Self-Help Graphics and Art, and the Center for the Study of Political Graphics. It is a visual and written story of how grassroots organizing can both inspire and be inspired by the creation of original art and the recognition of the intermingled traditions of art and struggle on a global level. It combines a gripping narrative of what gentrification looks like in L.A. 's Figueroa Corridor where the city's wealthiest developers rub shoulders with its poorest residents. It speaks to how artists can work with activists, and gives a full-color view of posters from housing struggles around the country and the world.


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We Shall Not Be Moved brings together full-color graphic arts and grassroots voices to describe the impact of gentrification and development in central Los Angeles, and how people fight back to protect their communities. This book emerged from a unique collaboration between SAJE, Self-Help Graphics and Art, and the Center for the Study of Political Graphics. It is a visual and written story of how grassroots organizing can both inspire and be inspired by the creation of original art and the recognition of the intermingled traditions of art and struggle on a global level. It combines a gripping narrative of what gentrification looks like in L.A.'s Figueroa Corridor where the city's wealthiest developers rub shoulders with its poorest residents. It speaks to how artists can work with activists, and gives a full-color view of posters from housing struggles around the country and the world.

Title: We Shall Not Be Moved: Posters and the Fight Against Displacement in L.A.'s Figueroa Corridor (PM Press)

Author Name: Haas, Gilda [Editor]; Benitez, Tomas [Editor];

Categories: Art,

Publisher: SAJE: 2008-07-01

ISBN Number: 1604860383

ISBN Number 13: 9781604860382

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: New

Type: Paperback

Seller ID: Alibris0007834