AGA is hosting a book presentation / infotalk by Craig Lewis,
a peer counsellor, punk and an author of three books on mental health. Lewis is
touring Europe with his latest book, Punx in Recovery, sharing his personal
experiences with mental health struggles in the diy / punk scene in US. Based
on his own experience, Lewis discusses ways to deal with these issues in our
Other books written by him include You’re Crazy – a book on first-hand accounts of people from the punk scene who live with mental health struggle, addiction and trauma, and Better Days – a mental health recovery workbook.
Exciting news – Anarchist Group Amsterdam, together with Filmhuis Cavia is organising an Anarchist Film Festival on the 15 – 18 of November!
What would be better on a gloomy autumn weekend than
chilling with your friends/family/partners/workmates/comrades
in filmhuis Cavia, watching good films, engaging in talks with the makers and
your fellow moviegoers, filling your belly with vegan snacks and listening to
We’ve chosen a pretty cool programme and can’t wait to share
it with you. But to give you a preview, expect fresh DIY films, old gems, late
night (riot) porn and more.
The event will be by donation. All proceeds will go to Anarchist Defence Fund.
The festival is a safe space. We will not tolerate any forms of sexism, homophobia, racism or other discrimination. Unfortunately, the venue is not wheelchair accessible.
Stay tuned for updates and sneak peaks of the films!