Queer Migrations: The LGBTQIA+ Diaspora

Wed 4/12/2023 • 10AM - 11:30AM PDT

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Many in diasporas belong to the LGBTQIA+ community, including those who were forced to emigrate due to their gender identities and expressions and/or sexual orientations. This program discusses whether the LGBTQIA+ community can be considered its own diaspora and how their intersectional identities affect their experiences.

Speakers
Anja Limon, Senior Program Manager, Organization for Refuge, Asylum and Migration (ORAM)

Rajiv Mohabir, Assistant Professor, Emerson College

Dan Taulapapa McMullin, Artist and poet

Ruben Zecena, Assistant Professor of English, Texas State University

Moderator: Ari Shaw, Senior Fellow and Director of International Programs, Williams Institute, UCLA (Tovaangar)

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