Patrisse Cullors is an artist, organizer and freedom fighter living and working in Los Angeles. As founder of Dignity and Power Now and co-founder of #BlackLivesMatter, she has worked tirelessly promoting law enforcement accountability across the nation.
This workshop uses Theater of the Oppressed methodologies to explore the ways we ALL perform gender, be it by choice or force. Be prepared to recognize the ways the Black community has shaped new narratives of queerness and has contributed to radical activism and practice.
2:00pm – 3:00pm
The Black Femme Function(s) as an Analytic Category
Our Stories Our Way: Black Queer Identity on the Page
"What's your label?"
3:15pm – 4:15pm
"The Golden Ticket: Helping Queer Men of Color Succeed In The First Year of Higher Ed."
Healing Through Activism and Resilience
How to Overcome Fears and Insecurities
Radical Self Care - Queering Wellness and Cultivating Balance
Social Media Justice
4:30pm – 5:30pm
Crafting with BlaQ Quotes
Expressing the Feminine, Masculine, and Androgynous aspects of Black Identity.
Me&MyBois Healing Through Transformative Masculinity