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Palestinian Queer Activists Talk Politics, Oakland Event
Date Wednesday February 16
Time 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location Details
Pro Arts at Oakland Art Gallery
150 Frank H. Ogawa Plaza, Oakland (Accessible off Broadway)

All venues are wheelchair accessible. Please help to make these events accessible to those with chemical intolerance by refraining from wearing scented products.
Event Type Speaker
Organizer/AuthorArab Resource and Organizing Center
Emailinfo [at] araborganizing.org
Phone415-861-7444
Palestinian Queer Activists Talk Politics
National Tour Comes to the Bay Area - February 15 & 16!

Palestinian queer activists will be touring six US cities for a series of open conversations hosted by
locally and nationally known US activists.

What does the Palestinian queer movement have in common with other LGBTQ movements worldwide?
How can we understand and work with issues of visibility and the notion of "coming out" within the Palestinian context?
What are the questions, goals, beliefs and dreams of the Palestinian queer movement?

Other events include:

Tuesday, February 15

7pm
PUBLIC FORUM
Mission High Auditorium
3750 18th Street at Dolores, San Francisco
Parking available

MODERATED BY Cherríe Moraga

Wednesday, February 16

12:30pm
COLLOQUIUM
San Francisco State University
1600 Holloway, Ethnic Studies Conference Room,
Ethnic Studies/Psychology Building # 116
Organized by the Arab and Muslim Ethnicities and Diasporas Initiative's (AMED) Gender and Sexuality Studies in the Global South: Arab and Muslim Communities Colloquium Series. Co-sponsored by the Race and Resistance Studies Program and General Union of Palestinian Studies.

7pm
TALK
Pro Arts at Oakland Art Gallery
150 Frank H. Ogawa Plaza, Oakland (Accessible off Broadway)

9:30pm
AFTERPARTY! at 2022

with DJ Emancipacion
2022 Telegraph Ave (between 20th St & 21st St), Oakland

With outdoor hookah/arguileh lounge
Added to the calendar on Monday Jan 17th, 2011 2:34 PM

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