16 Nov 2015
November 16, 2015

Trans Day of Remembrance 2015

November 16, 2015

Below is a listing of upcoming events (November 16-21) related to International Transgender Day of Remembrance. It will be a busy week with many opportunities to show up, connect and support each other. Please check the event pages for more information about any event. Let us know if you have an event to add to this page: tranzguys@gmail.com.

Nov 20, 7-9pm: Trans Day of Remembrance Community Gathering. PCC Cascade, Moriarty Arts Building.
This annual community vigil honors trans people in the United States and around the world who have lost their lives to anti-trans violence. TDoR 2015 is presented by Northwest Gender Alliance in partnership with PFLAG Portland Black Chapter and the Portland Community College Queer Resource Center and Black Student Union. Keynotes by Alyssa Pagan, Devon Rose Davis and Nghia Nguyen. This event is accessible by mobility device and will be ASL and Spanish interpreted. https://www.facebook.com/events/932534190116036/

Nov 21, 7-9pm: Trans Liberation Open Mic. In Other Words.
Proceeds for this evening of stories, songs, poems, raps and rants will go to Mourning Glory Publishing! Open mic — let them know if you want to join the lineup. https://www.facebook.com/events/1454373818200018/

Nov 16-20: Portland State University Trans Empowerment Days 2015:
PSU’s QRC produces this annual month of events dedicated to empowering trans people and celebrating our stories, while sharing skills, building community and honoring trans people lost to violence. All events are located on the Portland State campus. http://www.pdx.edu/queer/TEMPRR
11/16: Intersecting Identities Panel: Race and Gender Identity. 1-3pm, Smith Student Union Building 228.
11/19: Represent: Our Stories, Our Voices. 7-9pm, Smith Student Union Building 355.
11/20: Gender Affirming Clothing Swap. 12-4pm, Cramer Hall 382.