Author Archives: LearningTrans

Transgender Leadership Summit 2012 | videos

The Transgender Law Center hosted the 2012 Transgender Leadership Summit on November 9th in Berkeley, CA. They made video of most of the sessions, and the video can be accessed at the link below http://qik.com/translawcenter/videos Trans Leadership Summit closing plenary (1:16:11) … Continue reading

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Transgender Studies Quarterly: Announcement and First Call for Submissions

TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly Announcement of Publication and First Call for Submissions Announcement of Publication General Editors Paisley Currah and Susan Stryker are pleased to announce that TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly will be published by Duke University Press, currently planned … Continue reading

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Ryka Aoki’s Book Launch SEASONAL VELOCITIES at ho⋅mo⋅cen⋅tric | video

ho⋅mo⋅cen⋅tric [hoh-muh-sen-trik, hom-uh-] –adjective 1. having a common center; concentric. 2. diverging from or converging to the same point: homocentric rays. -noun 3. A monthly reading series for LGBTQI authors | homo-centric.com Ryka reads from her newly released book SEASONAL VELOCITIES | facebook.com/seasonalvelocities

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05/08/12: A Healthy People 2020 Spotlight on LGBT Health: Transgender Health | Webinar

A Healthy People 2020 Spotlight on LGBT Health: Transgender Health Webinar  (click on title to register) Date and time: Tuesday, May 8, 2012 10:00 am Pacific Daylight Time  Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes Description: Webinar Agenda: Welcome and Introductions AJ Pearlman (Moderator) … Continue reading

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Catharsis: Trans Women’s Stories of Sexual Violence | Call For Submissions by 07/31/12

Catharsis: Trans Women’s Stories of Sexual Violence Call For Submissions Catharsis: Trans Women’s Stories of Sexual Violence is seeking written submissions from trans women who are willing to share their experiences of sexual violence and assault. The goal is to create … Continue reading

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please visit The Trans Women’s Anti-Violence Project

We don’t repost material which is readily available elsewhere online, but we really want to draw attention to this blog. http://transfeminism.tumblr.com “It’s a sad irony that we promote self-defense classes as a way of combating violence against women, yet many of … Continue reading

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Press Release: EL FUEGO DENTRO

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:  Dante Alencastre Phone: 310 661 0388 Email:     droa70@msn.com               NEW FILM CAPTURES ‘THE FIRE INSIDE’ TRANSGENDER PERU Moving stories of lives transformed through resolve and activism LOS ANGELES, CA / April … Continue reading

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LAPD Transgender Policies | Transgender Working Group

Yesterday, members of the Transgender Working Group met with 3 LAPD Chiefs and the Mayor’s Office and recieved the good news that the LAPD has developed and released LAPD policies, signed by Chief Beck, to address interactions with Transgender individuals.  … Continue reading

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A NIGHT OF TRANS-ANARCHISM: “Shattered Mirrors” | Talia Bettcher (performance)

“Shattered Mirrors” | A NIGHT OF TRANS-ANARCHISM Highways Performance Space, Santa Monica, CA April 6, 2012 “Shattered Mirrors” written & performed by Talia Mae Bettcher Directed by Diviana Ingravallo

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Health Access and Homelessness in our Community | Community Forum

Transgender Community Forum Health Access and Homelessness in our Community Monday, March 26, 2012 Presented by the Transgender Law Center and St John’s Well Child & Family Center

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