QTPOC - Black Trans Revolutionaries

Friday, February 12, 2016 -
5:00pm to 7:30pm
Presenter(s): 
Monica Jones, Lourdes Ashley Hunter (MPA)
Location: 
Center of Creative Photography

From the Cooper Donuts Riots in 1959, the Compton Cafeteria Riots in 1965 or the Stonewall Riots in 1969, trans and gender con-conforming people of color have been at the forefront of social justice movements. Join Organizer and Activist, Monica Jones, along with Academic and Orator, Lourdes Ashley Hunter (MPA), as they set the tone for a courageous conversation elevating the ways Black trans women are leading social justice movements that center around healing and restorative justice.