Poster for Trans* Awareness Week 2011

Transmission: Transgender Awareness Week 2011

MONDAY 2.28

Q+A Panel: Trans at Stanford
El Centro Chicano – 12 PM
Meet transgender-identified Stanford students. Lunch will be provided.
Trans 101
LGBT-CRC – 7 PM
A crash course in transgender identities, featuring transgender activist Jamison Green.
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TUESDAY 3.1

“T” is for Terrific
White Plaza – 12 PM
Come celebrate transgender identity and learn more about transgender rights! Pizza will be provided.
Transgender People in Prisons
Black Community Services Center Lounge – 7:00-8:30 PM
Come watch Cruel and Unusual, a documentary about the inhumane treatment of transgender women in prison.
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WEDNESDAY 3.2

International Trans Identity
Harmony House – 8:30-10:00 PM
Come watch Middlesexes, a documentary about gender and trans identity around the globe.
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THURSDAY 3.3

Trans Health
LGBT-CRC – 12 PM
Come learn about discrimination against transgender people in healthcare, featuring genderqueer public health consultant Willy Wilkinson. Lunch will be provided.
Trans Legal Issues
LGBT-CRC – 7 PM
Trans activist Danielle Askini discusses current issues facing transgender Americans.
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FRIDAY 3.4

Meet Autumn Sandeen
LGBT-CRC – 1:30 PM
Autumn Sandeen, a transgender-identified Navy veteran, talks about the repeal of “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” and the implications for trans Americans.
Katastrophe
Terra House (Cowell Cluster) – 6:30 PM
Katastrophe, a local trans-identified rapper, performs at Terra House, the unofficial LGBT Co-Op.
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SATURDAY 3.5

Trans Spirituality and Religion
El Centro Chicano – 12 PM
Panel with transgender, genderqueer, and intersex religious leaders from the Bay Area. Lunch will be provided.
Boys Don’t Cry
LGBT-CRC – 8-10 PM
See Hillary Swank’s Oscar-winning portrayal of transman Brandon Teena.
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