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Who is Documenting Queer History in L.A.?

November 30 - November 30 2017 7:00PM

Join this roundtable as we address and question who are the keepers of the contributions of the Latino LGBTQ community. Who is documenting this history in Los Angeles and nationwide?

Roundtable participants: James Rojas (urban planner, community activist and author); Ana Bernal (Gender Non-Conforming, multidisciplinary artist and founder of Q-Youth Foundation);Gregorio Davila (filmmaker, "L.A.: A Queer History" and "Jeanne Cordova: Butches, Lies and Feminism"); and Alicia Gaspar de Alba (scholar, cultural critic, novelist, and poet whose works include historical novels and scholarly studies on Chicana/o art, culture and sexuality).

The roundtable moderator is Xavier Mejia, founder of QTalk Radio, whose mission is to collect, curate and digitally disperse the LGBTQ community's life experience and passions.