LGBTQ+ History Month 2018
Date: October 1–31, 2018
- College, San Antonio College, Calendar, Faculty & Staff, Students, Community
A Celebration of LGBTQ+ History Month 2018
Sheroes, Heroes & Queeroes
Monday, Oct. 1
Inspiring Radical Creativity: An Evening with Gabby Rivera (w/ Q&A)
Beginning at 7 pm
Writer, speaker, storyteller, Latinx culture nerd will speak about her book Juliet Takes a Breath and the Marvel comic superhero America Chavez.
Wednesday, Oct. 10
Queer Brown Voices: Personal Narratives of LGBTQ+ Activism
LRTF 101 (Main @ Courtland)
10:50 am - 12:05 pm
To disrupt the cycle of sexism, racism and homophobia that they experienced, LGBTQ+ Latinas/os organized themselves on local, state and national levels, forming communities in which they could fight for equal rights while simultaneously staying true to both their ethnic and sexual identities.
Thursday, October 11
Coming Out Day at SAC
LSC Mall Area
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Come celebrate International Coming Out Day at SAC with a photo booth, flags, and an opportunity to come out as member or ally to the LGBTQ A+ community.
Tuesday, Oct. 16
Coming Out is Still a Political Act with guess speaker Ashley Smith, Transgender Activist
12:15 - 1:30 pm
Wednesday, Oct. 24
Pride Open Mic: Share Your Status
William R. Sinkin Eco Centro (1802 N. Main Avenue)
6 - 8 pm
Share Your Status” is the theme for poetry, spoken word, and other performance art at this LGBTQ+ History Month event. This event is free and open to the public.
Wednesday, Oct. 31 & Thursday, Nov. 1
LGBTQ+ History Exhibit
Library Exhibition Area, MLC 4th Floor
8 am - 3 pm
Students at San Antonio College will host an exhibit on the history of the LGBTQ+ Civil Rights Movement. The exhibit will include poster displays and oral histories highlighting important developments and milestones in the struggle for equality and acceptance. Students will provide tours for attendees.
For more information or to volunteer please contact Dr. Jonathan Lee at firstname.lastname@example.org