Author Archives: Susan Forrest

About Susan Forrest

LearningTrans.org, co-founder Los Angeles, County HIV Drug & Alcohol Task Force, chair Los Angeles, County HIV Mental Health Task Force, secretary

3/1/17:Talia Mae Bettcher Public Lecture: The Phenomenology of Illusion

Talia Mae Bettcher Public Lecture: The Phenomenology of Illusion Wednesday, March 1 at 5 PM – 6:30 PM EST UMass Amherst Campus Center Rooms 804-808 The Phenomenology of Illusion: On Gender Transitions and Existential Identity A Public Lecture by Talia … Continue reading

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11/15/16: the trans* umbrella – reevaluation, deconstruction, and evolution | FREE training (6 CEUs & HIV hours)

download registration form here (pdf) | register online here https://hivdatf.org/upcomingtrainings/ LOGISTICS: Title the trans* umbrella – reevaluation, deconstruction, and evolution Date November 15, 2016 Time registration at 8:00 am. Training from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm Location St. Anne’s Maternity … Continue reading

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09/07/16: Trans Town Hall (Los Angeles, CA)

download Trans Town Hall Flyer September 7th [pdf]

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Trans/Trans* and/or Feminism? parts 2 & 3

Trans/Trans* and/or Feminism? Part 2 of 3 from Susan Forrest on Vimeo.   Trans/Trans* and/or Feminism? Part 3 of 3 from Susan Forrest on Vimeo.

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Trans/Trans* and/or Feminism? (video)

Trans/Trans* and/or Feminism? Part 1 of 3 Thursday, April 21 The Village at Ed Gould Plaza – Los Angeles LGBT Center 1125 N McCadden Pl, Los Angeles, California 90038 Moderated by: Amelia Jones and Leon Mostovoy. Panelists: Talia Mae Bettcher, … Continue reading

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04/21/16: Trans/Trans* and/or Feminism? (Los Angeles)

04/21/16: Trans/Trans* and/or Feminism?   7 PM – 9 PM The Village at Ed Gould Plaza – Los Angeles LGBT Center 1125 N McCadden Pl, Los Angeles, California 90038 Moderated by:  Amelia Jones and Leon Mostovoy. Panelist:  Talia Mae Bettcher, Cassils Heat, Zackary Drucker, @keanobrien, Bamby … Continue reading

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Los Angeles Transgender Advisory Council accepting applications

The LA City Human Relations Commission is accepting applications for candidates for its new Transgender Advisory Council. APPLICATION Thank you,   — Shirin Buckman Executive Director City of Los Angeles Commission on the Status of Women 200 North Spring St., … Continue reading

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04/25/15: South L.A. Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming Community Forum: Centering Trans* Voices to Lead Change | Foro Comunitario Para la Comunidad Transgénero de Sur L.A.

St. John’s Well Child and Family Center’s Transgender Health Advisory Board proudly presents the South Los Angeles Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming Community Forum: Centering Trans* Voices to Lead Change. This open community forum will generate valuable input to create policy … Continue reading

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04/10/15: video of Michelle Enfield discussing TashaFaye Johnson’s death & info on her memorial service

Originally posted on Los Angeles County HIV Drug & Alcohol Task Force:
Michelle Enfield addresses the L.A. Commission on HIV https://vimeo.com/124638799 | video of Michelle Enfield addressing the Commission on HIV yesterday about the situation surrounding Tashe’s death, and here…

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04/18/15: 1er. Dia Internacional de Sobrevivientes Transgenero

¡Saludos a tod@s! (English below) De parte del LA LGBT Center, CHIRLA, CARECEN, y Bienestar, estamos emocionados en anunciar un evento enfocado en sanar, empoderar, crear comunidad, marchar, y celebrar. Que:  1er Día Internacional de Sobrevivientes Transgénero Cuando:  18 de … Continue reading

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