New York event: Audio, video & and photo gallery

June 12, 2014
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Perry Rosenstein, Bryan Stevenson, and Neal Rosenstein.  Photo Ramón López Seco de Herrera.

Perry Rosenstein, Bryan Stevenson, and Neal Rosenstein. Photo Ramón López Seco de Herrera.

A selection of reactions to the 2014 New York event from the ALBA mailbag:

“This was one of the very best gatherings—and I’ve been attending since the very beginning. It truly recalled the spirit of the Volunteers” —Granny Peace 

“You have helped me understand this very significant part of our history…I am so happy that I was introduced to the Spanish Civil War songs and the stories behind them. You organized an eminently wonderful, worthwhile and meaningful event. Mazel Tov!!” —Musician Brian Koehler

“What a wonderful day of joyful camaraderie! Sitting in the audience, I was most inspired with the entire program.” —Doug Yeager, producer

“We want to thank you for the wonderful and inspiring event your produced on Sunday. You have our deep admiration for the work you are doing and the legacy you are preserving.” —Josh White Jr. and Doug Yeager

“That was a brilliant event. Mazel tov. Kudos. Felicidades.” —Gina Herrmann

“I attended the ALBA celebration with my son and a friend and we were deeply moved by the tribute! Bryan Stevenson is by far the most powerful and moving speaker I have ever beheld… Thank you for all that you do!!!”—Marc Fasanella

Audio and video

  • A summary of the event (video, 17 min.).
  • Actor and activist Mike Farrell in conversation with ALBA/Puffin Award Winner Bryan Stevenson (podcast | video, 55 min.).
  • The award ceremony and Bryan Stevenson’s acceptance speech (video, 31 min.).

Photos

And here are some of the photographic highlights:

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