Aisha Brown (poet, artist, and activist) is currently coordinator of the SEEED Edible Forest; and a founding member of the City Council Movement and the Knoxville People’s Assembly. A native of East Tennessee, she served the Knoxville community as a volunteer, organizer, and cultural worker via several non-profit Boards - which included the Appalachian Community Fund. Aisha previously worked as a popular educator and cultural/diversity team coordinator at the well known Highlander Center.
Department of Sociology
Whose Streets? Dir. Damon Davis, Sabaah Folayan. Magnolia Pictures, 2017. Kanopy. Web. 19 Feb. 2019.
Activism in the Era of #Metoo & BlackLivesMatter
Speaker Amelia Parker, J.D, LL.M
Speaker Aisha Brown
Moderated by Dr. Shaneda Destine, UTK Sociology and Africana Studies