Family and community bike ride, festivities, and book talk with Adonia Lugo, author of "Bicycle/Race: Transportation, Culture & Resistance".
9:00 AM: Free helmet fitting & bike checks
10:00 AM: neighborhood bike ride followed by free lunch
11:30 AM: Locating Ourselves in Mobility Justice: Planning for Multiracial and Just Future Streets discussion with Adonia Lugo
Cultural anthropologist Adonia E. Lugo, PhD, teaches in the Urban Sustainability MA program at Antioch University Los Angeles. Dr. Lugo began investigating the cultural shift needed to support sustainable transportation during her doctoral work in Los Angeles, where she co-founded CicLAvia and the organization today known as People for Mobility Justice. Through The Untokening collective, she is a national leader in the emerging mobility justice movement that works to bring the complex mobility experiences of people of color and other marginalized groups into urban planning and decisionmaking. Her book, Bicycle / Race: Transportation, Culture, & Resistance, was published by Microcosm in 2018.
Just Bikes Coalition is happy to sponsor this community event.