Thursday, November 04, 2010

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Subject: [apileaders] Queer South Asian Identity, 7pm 11/10
Date: Thu, 4 Nov 2010 12:12:00 -0700
From: Victoria W. Yee <vyee@stanford.edu>
To: Asians who are American and also in a Student Association. And a Canadian <aasacore1011@lists.stanford.edu>, saaacisbaaac <saaacisbaaac@lists.stanford.edu>, API Leaders <apileaders@lists.stanford.edu>, AA Issues ASB 2010 <aaissues_asb_10@lists.stanford.edu>, lts_planning11@lists.stanford.edu

Stanford Students For Queer Liberation presents

INTERSECTIONS

a week of exploring and celebrating the intersections of race, gender, and queer sexuality


MONDAY - 11/8 

Lunch Discussion: Immigration as a Queer Issue
Lunch discussion about the intersection of immigrants' rights and queer rights, facilitated by a representative 
from Out 4 Immigration and the Executive Director of the Organization for Refugee Asylum and Migration
12 PM - EL CENTRO CHICANO

Homohop Performance: Juba Kalamka and JenRO
Q+A and performance by local queer-identified rappers Juba Kalamka and JenRo
7:30 PM - EL CENTRO CHICANO

TUESDAY, 11/9

Lunch Discussion: Indigenous Queer Identity
Lunch discussion about indigenous queer identity, with panelists from the Stanford community - 
Michelle Zamora and Marlon Footracer
12 PM - LGBT-CRC (2nd floor, Fire Truck House)

Transgender Activists of Color Panel
Discussion with four local transgender-identified activists of color – 
Adela Vazquez, Yoseñio V. Lewis, Willy Wilkinson, and Melenie Eleneke
7 PM - LGBT-CRC

WEDNESDAY, 11/10

Queer South Asian Identity: Sandip Roy + 'Fire'
A speech by Sandip Roy, the founder of the Bay Area's largest queer South Asian organization, 
followed by a screening of the film 'Fire,' about the lives of two women in love in India
7 PM - HARMONY HOUSE

THURSDAY, 11/11

Lunch Discussion: Gay = White?
Lunch discussion about the overwhelming whiteness of the modern gay rights agenda 
led by Kip Williams, co-director/founder of activist group Get EQUAL, and moderated by Ayana Wilson, '11
12 PM - LGBT-CRC

Queer and Asian: 'Saving Face' + API Family Pride
A presentation from API Family Pride about how to come out as LGBTQ to conservative, traditional families, 
followed by a screening of the film 'Saving Face,' a romantic comedy about two queer Chinese American women
7 PM - LGBT-CRC

FRIDAY, 11/12

Real Talk
An open forum to discuss issues of race, gender identity, and queer sexuality at Stanford, 
moderated by Jazmin Quill, Director of the LGBT-CRC 
1:30 PM - LGBT-CRC

VOGUE: A Night with the House of Revlon
Performance and discussion by local dancers from the House of Revlon
7 PM - A3C BALLROOM


EVENTS CO-SPONSORED BY:
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL
ASIAN AMERICAN ACTIVISM COALITION
ASSOCIATED STUDENTS OF STANFORD UNIVERSITY
BLACK AND QUEER AT STANFORD
BLACK STUDENT UNION
CAMPUS PROGRESS
UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAM FOR COMPARATIVE STUDIES IN RACE AND ETHNICITY
STANFORD DRAMA DEPARTMENT
EL CENTRO CHICANO
FEMINIST STUDIES - RIC WEILAND GIFT FUND
INSTITUTE FOR DIVERSITY IN THE ARTS
LA FAMILIA
LGBT COMMUNITY RESOURCES CENTER
MECHA
STANFORD NAACP
NATIONAL MARRIAGE BOYCOTT
QUEER AND ASIAN
QUEER STRAIGHT ALLIANCE
SANSKRITI
STANFORD CONCERT NETWORK
STANFORD IMMIGRANTS' RIGHTS PROJECT
STANFORD SPEAKERS BUREAU
STUDENTS ADVOCATING FOR GENDER EQUALITY




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Victoria W. Yee
Stanford University
Undergraduate Class of 2013

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