Join us for an honest conversation about the Black & Brown LGBTQ+ experience in the era of "Black Lives Matter." Panelists will include RuPaul's Drag Race Season 10 contestant The Vixen, who recently became the first drag queen to perform as a stand-alone music act at Lollapalooza; Dr. Lourdes Ashley Hunter, Executive Director of the Trans Women of Color Collective, a grass-roots global initiative led by trans and gender non-conforming people of color that works to uplift the lived narratives, experiences and leadership of trans and gender non-conforming people of color; Tandra LaGrone, Executive Director of In Our Own Voices, the Capital District nonprofit working to ensure the physical, mental, spiritual, political, cultural and economic survival and growth of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people of color communities; Bryan Matthew Charles Epps, Director of Programs and Organizing with Leadership for Educational Equity; and Lisbeth Melendez Rivera, head of Intersections Consulting and former Director of Faith Outreach & Training at the Human Rights Campaign. The conversation will be moderated by Milagros Chirinos, Associate Director of the Global Workplace Equality Program, Human Rights Campaign.
Exploring the Black & Brown LGBTQ+ Experience
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Meet The Speakers
Dr. Lourdes Ashley Hunter
Bryan Matthew Charles Epps
Lisbeth Melendez Rivera