Home

Do you want to join other poets, musicians, and artists around the world
in a demonstration/celebration to promote peace and sustainability and to call for
serious social, environmental and political change?

Sept. 27th, 2014 is the next Global Event Day!
 SIGN UP Here!


Visit the 100 THOUSAND POETS for CHANGE BLOG to see all event locations, search events by country/city, and connect with organizers worldwide!

Event Locations on the Global Map!


View 100,000 Poets for Change 2013 in a larger map


View videos from around the world of 2013 events on our YouTube channel!


CURRENT EVENTS!

Visit the 100 TPC Blog to keep up with all the events going on worldwide!


June 23rd- Salerno, Italy! La Fondazione Alfonso Gatto hosts a 100 TPC reading at Salerno Letteratura- a seven day festival of “books, debates, art and music in places more evocative of the old historic Salerno.”

10454970_542829472495466_5503000820043801599_o


Solidarity Events for Justice for Andy Lopez took place around the world on JUNE 7th.
Andy Lopez was a 13 year old boy who was shot dead by Sonoma County Sheriff Erick Gelhaus. 
For more information visit the Justice Coalition for Andy Lopez

 


Visit the NEWSROOM!

Artists, Activists Call for Peace at Santa Rosa March

PressDemocrat.com/article/20130928/articles/130929513

story

Isaac Wan with the U.N.I.T. Dance Crew parades down Fourth Street in Santa Rosa with other artists during Saturday’s 100 Thousand Poets for Change march. (Conner Jay / PD)

It was a noisy crew trying to make something happen on the streets of central Santa Rosa on Saturday as about 120 people paraded through town with a vision of better world.

Part of a global movement that began in Sonoma County three years ago and called 100 Thousand Poets for Change, the Santa Rosa march was mostly a parade of musicians, dancers, drummers and, yes, a few more traditional poets.

Their common mission was to use the intersection of art and activism to promote peace and sustainability around the world in alliance with poets and other artists in more than 100 countries, where nearly 550 poetry readings and other public events were planned this weekend.

“We feel that positive change will come through the artists,” said Abraham Entin, a member of Sebastopol’s Love Choir. “Culture is what raises people’s consciousness.”…READ MORE


IMAGES FROM AROUND THE WORLD!

Click on the image to go to the Event Page.
 

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

ABUJA, NIGERIA

Wushapa-Bwari Abuja, Nigeria

NELLORE, INDIA

Nellore, India

1157722_509340322475672_977701792_n

Cairo, Egypt