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Melanin Monday with Dr. Jon Paul Higgins

Monday, October 16, 2017
  3–4 p.m.


Location: Costo Hall 133 Costo Hall (ASP)
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Category: Lecture

Description: This is a new program series being run out of African Student Programs. So, the LGBT Resource Center along with members of the BlaqOUT student discussion group are participating by hosting a day. We will bring Dr. Jon Paul Higgins to do a Social Justice workshop. Dr. Jon Paul Higgins is a Writer, Speaker, Curator and Activist!
 

 “The most important thing I could have ever done was open up about my story while encouraging others to share theirs. I am queer. I am Black. I am present. I am a true believer that once you begin to do your work, the world will open up for you. I believe that silence is violence and it is only by me speaking truth to power that I can end it. Let's undo oppression together. “ – Dr. Jon Paul Higgins 

 

This event is supported by the Highlander Empowerment Referendum.


Open to: Campus Only
Admission: Free
Sponsor: LGBT Resource Center

Contact Information:
Toi Thibodeaux
951-827-2267
Toi.Thibodeaux@ucr.edu