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Save the Date and Request for Proposals: A National Conference of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Asian Americans, South Asians, Southeast Asians, and Pacific Islanders

July 17 to 22, 2012 Washington, DC

Presence Power Progress

A National Conference of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Asian Americans, South Asians, Southeast Asians, and Pacific Islanders to network, organize, agitate, educate, and build capacity of the nation’s LGBT AAPI community.

For more information: http://www.nqapia.org/

Crystal Gateway Marriott 1700 Jefferson Davis Highway Arlington, [...]

Scenes from a Jamaican Childhood

Scenes from a Jamaican Childhood

Tuesday, November 1st 2011:

Co-sponsored by CLAGS, the CUNY Center for the Humanities, and the NYPL

Join Thomas Glave (English, General Literature, and Rhetoric, SUNY Binghamton) for this year’s Audre Lorde/Essex Hemphill Memorial Lecture. Thomas Glave is the author of Whose Song? and Other Stories, The Torturer’s Wife, and [...]

Transforming Japan – How Feminism and Diversity are Making a Difference

Steinhardt’s Commission on Gender, Race, Social Justice presents:

Kumiko Fujimura-Fanselow’s book talk on her new edited volume, Transforming Japan: How Feminism and Diversity are Making a Difference

Wednesday, March 30th | 12:00-1:30pm Kimball Hall, Third Floor Conference Room | 246 Greene Street

Light lunch will be served. Please RSVP to commission.grsj(at)nyu.edu by March 20th.

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Counterpublic Collective presents “Femmes Fatale & Rending Gender”

The Counterpublic Collective present:

FEMMES FATALE & RENDING GENDER Date: Wednesday, November 10, 7:30-9:30pm LOCATION: NYU Steinhardt School, Room 420 East (239 Greene Street btwn W 4th & Washington Place)

READINGS: Joan Nestle and Barbara Cruikshank’s “Ill Be the Girl: Generations of Fem” from Femme: Feminists, Lesbians & Bad Girls and Biddy Martin’s “Sexuality [...]

Barbara Hammer – MoMA Retrospective

Barbara Hammer MoMA Retrospective

9/15/10-10/13/10

MoMA CELEBRATES BARBARA HAMMER, WITH A MONTH-LONG RETROSPECTIVE OF THE PROLIFIC ARTIST’S EXTENSIVE BODY OF WORK

Exhibition Includes the World Premiere of Hammer’s Newest Film, Generations, as well as Her Groundbreaking Experimental Short Films and Documentaries

Barbara Hammer from [...]

In Amerika They Call Us Dykes: Lesbian Lives in the 70s — October 8-10 2010

In Amerika They Call Us Dykes: Lesbian Lives in the 70s

Fall Festival October 8th 2010 – October 10th 2010

The 1970s was a period of intense excitement, change, activism, and activity for lesbians. As lesbian feminism redefined what qualified as a “political issue” and challenged every assumption about gender, race, class, ability, sexuality, [...]

Out in the Himalayas: Lesbians of Yunnan: Same Sex Relations in Minority China

Presented by the RUBIN MUSEUM OF ART in association with OUT magazine and IN THE LIFE

Wednesday night events in Gay Pride Month focusing on gay, lesbian and transgender issues in the Himalayan region.

June 9, 2010 7:00 PM

$15/$13.50 for members

$7 Student Discount w/ Valid Student Identification

Includes pre-event tour Transgender Transformation [...]

Barbara Hammer: Performance/Reading/Signing

Presented by Women & Performance: a journal of feminist theory and the Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies (CLAGS)

Wednesday, March 17 at 7pm

5 Washington Place, Room 101 (NYC)

Free Admission (but limited seating)

For more information, please call CLAGS at 212-817-1955 or visit them online.

HAMMER! Making Movies Out of Sex and [...]