South Side Home Movie Project

Spinning Home Movies: “The Pedagogy of Joy” with DJ L O Kari
SSHMP + Arts + Public Life via Facebook Live
Thursday April 9 @ 7pm

South Side Home Movie Project invites you to tune into Facebook Live with Arts + Public Life every Thursday night at 7pm to experience a unique program of vintage home movie footage from the South Side Home Movie Project, sound-tracked by some of Chicago’s top DJs.

This week DJ L O Kari will be spinning an all-vinyl set inspired by scenes of kickbacks and turn ups in the home movie archives, themed “The Pedagogy of Joy,” reflecting a time when we’re all “between the grooves.” Featured home movies include clips from the Pitts, Frazier, Merrifield, Alsup-Smith, Maxwell, Patton, Buford and Ellis Family Collections.

Elgin Bokari T. Smith aka L O Kari is a Chicago-based DJ, activist, visual and performing artist from St. Louis, Missouri. He has performed domestically and abroad, and gives back to his community as a teaching artist, Program Director of Free Write Arts & Literacy, and president of the activist and artist collective, Elephant Rebellion. He is also is the co creator of Pocket Con, the comic book convention that celebrates characters of color.

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