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Your Word Is Your Truth

June 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm UTC+0

Join NextGen for one of their final Pride events: Your Word Is Your Truth! This event will feature a discussion by Professor Michael Bronski. Michael Bronski is Professor of the Practice in Media and Activism in Studies of Women, Gender, and Sexuality. He has been involved with LGBTQ+ politics since 1969 as an activist, organizer, writer, publisher, editor, and independent scholar.

It will also feature poets, musicians from Movement 515, and author Lexie Bean, a queer and trans multimedia artist from the Midwest whose work revolves around themes of bodies, homes, cyclical violence, and LGBTQIA+ identity. A reading from Alok V. Menon, an Indian-American writer, performance artist, and media personality who performs under the moniker ALOK. Alok is gender non-conforming and transfeminine and uses singular they pronouns. They are internationally renowned for their creative work which they have presented in over 40 countries. The event will also feature a reading from Author Kathleen Archambeau, connector of LGBTQ luminaries. The evening will end with performances by Lily DeTaeye and Elizabeth Moen, local musicians, and drag queen Vana B!


June 25
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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