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THURSDAY, APRIL 21st

8:00pm-12:00am

Kick off Party! featuring Doria Roberts

Location: TBA

FRIDAY, APRIL 22nd

2:00-4:00pm

 Impacts of Surviving Physical and Sexual Abuse on Intimate Relationships facilitated by Barbara Thomas, Ph.D
Location: Wilder 211

Black Eyed Susans: Surviving Multiple Minority Status in the States

facilitated by Doria Roberts

Location: Wilder 115

Film showing followed by Discussion facilitated by Jason Thompkins

Location: Wilder 101

4:30-6:30pm

When Fitting In Isn't An Option: The Marginalization of Gay and Gender Non-Conforming Black Male Students in an Urban High School

lecture by Lance McCready

Location: West Lecture Hall

Reading by Nalo Hopkinson

Location: Wilder 112

9:00pm-1:00am

Performance! by Deep Dickollective

Location: Cat and the Cream

SATURDAY, APRIL 23rd

10:00am-12:00pm

Intimacy and the Idea of Play in PoC Communities facilitated by Ingrid Rivera

Location: Wilder 316

Presentation by BlackOut Unlimited

Location: Wilder 211

2:00-4:00pm

"Black Lesbians Do Not Exist:" A Poetic Biomythological Discussion with

Leslye Huff Esq.

Location: Wilder 310

Finding Each and Other(s): A discussion of queer polyamorist experiences in the black freak diaspora with Nalo Hopkinson and Juba Kalamka

Location: Wilder 215

4:30-6:30pm

From Discussion to Action facilitated by Allison Curseen

Location: Wilder 215

Film Screening and Discussion facilitated by Jason Tompkins

Location: Wilder 211

8:00-1:30am

Performance and Open Mic hosted by Ingrid Rivera

Location: the Sco’ (Wilder Basement) Followed by Conference Party

SUNDAY, APRIL 24th

10:00am-2:00pm

Closing Plenary followed by Banquet in Environmental Science Building Atrium

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