Speaker Profile

Will Copeland

Will See is an emcee, organizer, and cultural worker from Detroit. He works as EMEAC's Stand Up Speak Out Youth Director. He served as Local Coordinator for the 2010 US Social Forum, organizing over 300 Detroit-area volunteers to host 20,000+ activists and community change agents to 5 days of workshops, panels, concerts, and work projects. He also was lead organizer of the 2011 Detroit 2 Dakar Delegation to the World Social Forum held in Dakar, Senegal. He has significant affiliations with the healing justice movements in Detroit and nationwide and is also a founding member of the D.Blair Theater Collective and LightBox Youth Media Productions in the Cass Corridor Commons. He has performed or taught at high schools, community colleges, prisons, conferences, and numerous rallies and political gatherings. He has written poetry and music to support movements based on environmental justice, food justice, housing rights, education justice, and cultural liberation. http://willseemusic.bandcamp.com/

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