An image from "No Control," a documentary about gun violence premiering November 15.

An image from “No Control,” a documentary about gun violence premiering November 15.

New Yorkers Against Gun Violence frequency participates in panels and events that address gun violence. The following events are scheduled for November:

Tuesday, November 4, 7 pm: Post-show Talk-Back Discussion after MCC Theater’s “Punk Rock,” Lucille Lortel Theatre, 121 Christopher Street, NYC. NYAGV Executive Director Leah Gunn Barrett will be part of the discussion about gun violence in schools following the performance of this British play.  Details and tickets here.

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SUNY Oneonta hosts a “Reducing Gun Violence” panel on November 5.

Wednesday, November 5, 7 pm: “Reducing Gun Violence” Panel Discussion, Red Dragon Theater, SUNY Oneonta. Leah Gunn Barrett participates on this panel, which will identify and evaluate remedies for reducing gun violence. A Q&A session will follow. The program, sponsored by United University Professions, is open to all members of the College and the local community. Program and panelist details here. 

Saturday, November 8, 7 pm: Gun Violence Panel Discussion, after the reading of the play “Upon the Fragile Shore,”  Drama League Theater Center, 32 Avenue of the Americas, NYC. Leah Gunn Barrett participates in the discussion. Free admission. Details here.

Saturday, November 15, 9:30 pm: Premier of DOCNYC’s “No Control,” IFC Center, Sixth Avenue at West 3rd Street, NYC. NYAGV Education Director Shaina Harrison and Leah Gunn Barrett appear in this documentary about gun violence, which profiles two men at opposite ends of the debate: a radical libertarian anarchist who is designing  the first open-source 3D-printable gun; and an artist who develops an interactive installation consisting of an immense pencil drawing of an AR-15 assault rifle, incomplete until it’s erased by spectators with erasers handstamped with the names of shooting victims. 9:30 pm 11/15 and 12:45 pm on 11/19 at the IFC Center, Sixth Avenue at West 3rd Street, NYC. See the trailer and get tickets here.

Thursday, November 20, Community Free Democrats, NYC. Leah Gunn Barrett to present NYAGV’s legislative agenda. Watch for more details.