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Intentional Intersectionality: Amplifying Queer Voices of Color at Lambda LitFest
September 26, 2019 @ 6:30 pmFree
A literary event featuring queer writers of color reading their work followed by a discussion focusing on safe and inclusive spaces, identity, and building community.
Reception: 6:30 – 7 p.m. Program: 7 – 9 p.m.
Location: 145 North Raymond Avenue, Pasadena, California 91103
- B.A. Williams | poet and host of un::fade::able – the requiem of Sandra Bland
- Catherine Chen | poet and co-founder In-Flux Collectiv: Queer Reading Series
- Evan Kleekamp | poet and former editor Les Figues Press
- Reuben Hayslett | poet
- Roxana Preciado | poet
- Eugene Owens | Adult Librarian, Los Angeles Public Library, Exposition Park Branch
- Xochitl-Julisa Bermejo | Social justice poet and co-leader Women Who Submit
This event is part of Lambda LitFest 2019, which takes place during the week of September 21-28, 2019, when over 1,500 people will come together in various venues around Los Angeles to celebrate LGBTQ+ writers and literature.
Accessibility, parking, and public transportation information is available on the Armory’s website:
This event is co-organized by Cody Sisco, Rachelle Yousuf, and Sakae Manning with support from partner organizations, including BookSwell, Poets & Writers, Armory Center for the Arts, and Lambda Literary.