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

Today in Los Angeles, for NWGHAAD

Come down to the park today for music, food, zumba, prizes, networking, and to give/get/share information & resources. Check out all the cool stuff we are giving away at the free store. Register to vote! Get tested for HIV. Play … Continue reading

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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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