Workshop: Understanding Poetry

Malden Reads is teaming up with the The Malden Writers’ Collaborative (TMWC) to offer a workshop on deepening your understanding and appreciation of poetry, using excerpts and recorded performances of Joy Harjo’s poetry collection (and our Season 12 book selection), An American Sunrise. TMWC leaders and a panel of local …

Film Screening: Dawnland

Join us for this special showing of the Upstander Project’s 2018 Emmy Award-Winning film documentary Dawnland. The one-hour film will be preceded by a brief introduction and followed by an hour-long Q&A led by Eastern Woodlands Rematriation co-founder Alivia Moore (Penobscot), Upstander Project learning director Dr. Mishy Lesser, and other …

Film Screening: Gather

Join us for a virtual screening & short discussion of the film Gather (2020). This screening is co-hosted by the Malden Public Library. Not Rated, 74 minutes. Gather is an intimate portrait of the growing movement amongst Native Americans to reclaim their spiritual, political and cultural identities through food sovereignty, …

Film Screening: Bounty

Tune in for a special showing of the Upstander Project’s short-film documentary Bounty. The film screening is preceded by a short introduction and followed by a short Q&A with the filmmakers. This event is free, virtual, and live-streamed. Instructions for streaming will be sent after registration. For further details, check …