Back to Top

Sonic Riots

Crisis
Price

$6

1n 1920, women incarcerated at New York’s Bedford Hills Correctional Facility staged multiple sonic riots. “Devil’s chorus sung by girl rioters,” read a headline. One of these women, Esther Brown, is immortalized in Saidiya Hartman’s essay “The Anarchy of Colored Girls Assembled in a Riotous Manner.”

This CPH poster printed at the worker-owned and union-run Community Printers, Santa Cruz, CA.

This is #156 in the Celebrate People’s History Poster Series.

Crisis Studio is based in Ypsilanti, MI.


More in Anarchism

Posts in Anarchism

Defend Yintah: fundraiser

Defend Yintah: fundraiser

by Zola
March 8, 2022

Gidimt’en Checkpoint is the frontline camp against TC Energy’s Coastal Gas Link pipeline project, planning to cut across the Yintah, the territory of the Wet’suwet’en Nation in northern British Columbia,…