Our Prayer Is Protest – Shake! X Healing Justice London

Our Prayer is Protest is a Healing Arts festival organised by the Inclusive Mosque Initiative, Healing Justice LDN, and Voices that Shake! and curated by Farzana Khan. The day will feature speakers discussing community building, gentrification, racism, health, wellness and repair, as well as holistic workshops on zine-making, breath work, yoga, dance, herbal walks, and […]

#Mapping Us | Shake! X In Our Hands X Creative Interruptions

Our new project #MappingUs in collaboration with In Our Hands and Creative Interruptions, Brunel University Our new project will be called #MappingUs and it will be a collaboration between Brunel University London and In Our Hands @InOurHands_. We are producing this series of workshops as an opportunity to offer the space to six young artists […]

#RepTheRoad: Making Home, Mapping Violence

“I am the sugar at the bottom of the English cup of tea. I am the sweet tooth, the sugar plantations that rotted generations of English children’s teeth… There is no English history without that other history” – Stuart Hall   Rep The Road: Voices That Shake!s rolling series on repairing the routes of colonial violence in our […]

Shakaring: Rep The Road

Rep The Road: Our series on repairing the routes and roads of colonial violence in our communities, building roads to representation beyond tokenism, and reppin’ from the streets! An invitation for our next Shakaring – an intimate sharing space and community Scratch Night! ( only limited spaces due to capacity rsvp to confirm space)  This […]

Surviving the State

Introducing Surviving The State – a short film made by the young people at Shake!. This film explores the pressing issues of gentrification and youth violence/ deaths in a hope to expand narratives around these pressing issues and share how this is affecting black and brown youth.   In their own words:    ‘“Surviving the […]

Gentrification: Where Are We Now?

Saturday 10th March A programme of film screenings of “Failed By The State – The Struggle in the Shadow of Grenfell” and “Surviving the State” and Q&A open discussion.   Following on from the Voices that SHAKE! first film screening at “Healing The Cuts: Community Repairing thru Sharing”, we screened “Surviving the State”, a short […]

Healing The Cuts – Shakaring

  On 01st February 2018, we piloted our new community showcase format – the Shakaring. The space is an interactive, intimate sharing space, where youth artists perform new works developed over two intensive courses #HealingTheCuts and #MovementMedicine. Featuring poetry, film, song & music responding to and resisting issues affecting our youth and communities: Youth Deaths, […]

Reading Group – All About Love: New Visions

Welcome to our new community knowledge-building and conversation platform – the Shake Reading Group. The first piece of literature we read and discussed was bell hooks’ All About Love: New Visions. In our first cozy Sunday session on 21st January 2018, we discussed our teachings from the book centered on our experience of love in […]

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