Go See Tavi Gevinson at the Brooklyn Museum This Saturday

Tavi Gevinson will be at the Brooklyn Museum this Saturday. Photo via Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images

Everyone’s favorite multi-hyphenate, Tavi Gevinson, will be appearing at the Brooklyn Museum this Saturday, where she will be in conversation with writer-editor Anna Holmes as part of the museum’s First Saturday programming. This month’s theme is “Women Changemakers” and the day’s free events will include music from Alissia & The Funketeers; a viewing of the film LaDonna Harris: Indian 101, directed by Julianna Brannum, and centering around the life of Harris, a Comanche activist; music from Princess Nokia, singer and voice behind the Smart Girl Club radio show; a workshop with the performance collective Colored Girls Hustle; and “a range of healing activities, including herbalism, tarot readings, acupressure, and partner stretch, among others… led by Harriet’s Apothecary, a collective of black healers continuing the legacy of abolitionist, community nurse, and herbalist Harriet Tubman.” And, also, there’s much, much more! 

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We’re big fans of the Brooklyn Museum in general, and the First Saturday programming specifically, but even with our high expectations, we are pretty blown away by the start-to-finish awesomeness of this line up. So head over to the Brooklyn Museum this Saturday, because, you just know the lines at that other women-centered museum exhibition are going to be endless. And very possibly not worth your wait.

For the complete First Saturday line-up at the Brooklyn Museum, visit here.

And if you want to watch the LiveStream of the conversation, tune in below! 

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