GRASSROOTS LESBIAN & QUEER ORGANIZERS TELL ALL!

GRASSROOTS LESBIAN & QUEER ORGANIZERS TELL ALL!

Judy Sisneros' Collection & LTWOF Organizers Dyke March and Queer Nation flyers from the 90s

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Wed., June 14, 7-9 p.m. 2017
FREE

Location Info:

Plummer Park
7377 Santa Monica Blvd.
West Hollywood, CA  90046
213-250-1685
GRASSROOTS LESBIAN & QUEER ORGANIZERS TELL ALL! Part of the month-long "Lesbians To Watch Out For: '90s Queer LA Activism" Exhibit, this panel of Lesbian and Queer organizers from L.A. and NYC, and WeHo street activist & community groups, will bring their stories and insights to talk about what worked, what didn't, and what we can learn from 90's organizing that can help us in the current Resistance. Hear what advice and strategies these organizers would pass on to young queer activists now, and what they're learning from today's movers and shakers! PANELISTS (in alphabetical order): Anne-christine d'Adesky (co-founder Lesbian Avengers) Liz Friedman (Queer Nation) Alice Hom (API groups) Lisa Powell (ULOAH & BLU) Helene Schpak (ACT UP) MODERATED BY: Professor Yetta Howard, San Diego State University, former Lesbian Avenger, Boston chapter Plummer Park Community Center, Rooms 5&6, West Hollywood #LTWOF #Lez90s BEFORE THE PANEL: Don't miss the LTWOF Exhibit - open 5:30pm in Long Hall, Plummer Park for viewing. Your chance to view the history, before this panel discussion with those who made it! The LTWOF Exhibit is co-sponsored by the City of West Hollywood (WEHO), the June Mazer Lesbian Archives, and LEX - The Lesbian Exploratory. This exhibit is presented as part of the City of West Hollywood's One City One Pride LGBTQ Arts Festival, which takes place from Harvey Milk Day (May 22) through the end of June Pride month. For more info and to see a full roster of events please visit www.weho.org/pride or follow on social media @WeHo Arts.
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