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Celebrate the Life of Leslie Feinberg, Revolutionary Transgender Warrior
Date Sunday May 31
Time 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location Details
Humanist Hall, 390 27th Street, Oakland
Event Type Meeting
Organizer/AuthorJudy Greenspan
Emailjudygreenspan1952 [at] gmail.com
Phone510-813-4687
A gathering to celebrate the life of Leslie Feinberg. For over 50 years Leslie Feinberg, revolutionary activist, transgender warrior in the LGBTQI community, fought for justice. Leslie, who identified as an anti-racist white, working-class, secular Jewish, transgender, lesbian, female, revolutionary communist, died on November 15.

A slide presentation of Leslie's life with readings from Leslie's books, including her best know novel, Stone Butch Blues

Leslie died at home in Syracuse, N.Y., with her partner and spouse of 22 years, Minnie Bruce Pratt, at her side. Her last words were: “Hasten the revolution! Remember me as a revolutionary communist.”
Added to the calendar on Saturday Apr 25th, 2015 6:09 PM