Archive | April, 2013

Holding Space for Cemia Dove’s death

Holding space for Cemia Dove who was found murdered in the waters of Cleveland… and the many black trans women who are found murdered after having to navigate their survival being criminalized. from Gay Star News “In the past, [Cemia Dove] had clashed with police and the courts over her wish to be treated as […]

photo by the esteemed Chris (Your Pants) Vargas. capturing my best side in my newly acquired mansion while on tour with the always amazing Eric A Stanley & Ryan Conrad at Wesleyan for Imagining Queer Justice gathering. blingee! 

Tonight! Life Chances: HIV Criminalization and Trans Politics

Can’t wait to hear these brilliant folks tonight! Life Chances: HIV Criminalization and Trans PoliticsIn Conversation with Che Gossett, Dean Spade, Mitchyll Mora, and Sean Strub Hosted by Laverne CoxApril 24th, 2013 @ 7pmLeslie Lohman Museum26 Wooster Street Free “How can we build real safety in communities and achieve universal access to material well being?” […]

getting excited 4 the best art event of the year! May 18th // Sylvia Rivera Law Project Collective // Judson Memorial 8th ANNUAL SMALL WORKS for BIG CHANGE! Venue: Judson Memorial Church, 55 Washington Square S., NYC *Wheelchair accessible* Featuring: MC’d by Chanel International Music by DJ Tikka Masala Fabulous art (see list below) Fantastic raffle prizes […]

So excited about…  Life Chances: HIV Criminalization and Trans Politics IN CONVERSATION WITH CHE GOSSETT, DEAN SPADE, AND SEAN STRUB April 24th, 7PM, FREE! Don’t sleep on this one y’all! more info here

Save The Date! I’ll be joining my Captive Genders editor Eric A Stanley & Ryan Conrad at Wesleyan on Friday April 26th to imagine queer and trans resistance to the prison industrial complex! If you are in town please join us, its free!