In our collectivist cultures, community care is just as important as self-care. Come by the APISRC to sing your heart out, enjoy boba shop teas with your choice of toppings, and be well together.
Pronounced as “cutie pock,” stands for queer and trans people of color. QTPOC Thursdays is a weekly gathering space for queer and trans people of color to ask questions, explore, and dialogue about gender, sexuality, race, ableism, politics, pop culture and so much more every Thursday.
Where do black trans women fit in the black community? This event will discuss the alarming rates of violence inflicted upon black trans women within and outside of black communities. A panel of students and community activists will shed light on issues and challenges encountered by black trans women.
Join the Department of Pan-African Studies, along with people affiliated with film South Central, for this special 25th anniversary screening. South Central is a film about the cycle of crime and gangs in 1990s LA that placed a generation of young black men in jeopardy. Directed by Steve Anderson, 1992, 100 minutes.
Join the Cross Cultural Centers and Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies for a field trip to Laemmle’s Playhouse Pasadena for an evening screening of Dolores, a new documentary on the life and activism of Dolores Huerta. Signup starting Sept. 1 at 10 a.m., U-SU Room 306 for $10, which includes transportation and movie ticket. Departure time and trip information provided at signup. Participants must use transportation provided by the U-SU.
Panelists: Ruben Ortiz and Jesse Lerner. Co-Curators; Fabian Cereijido, Curatorial Assistant; Professor Angela Vergara, History, Cal State LA; Marco Rios, Curator, Luckman Gallery at the Luckman Fine Arts Complex at Cal State LA, and Exhibition Artist Enrique Chagoya.
Organized by Department of Chicana(o) and Latina(o) Studies, MEChA de Cal State LA and the Luckman Fine Arts Complex. Following the panel discussion will be an exhibit reception and viewing from 3-5 p.m.