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5th LGBTQ Womyn of Color Conference (ATL)

Elements Organization

Friday, October 25, 2013 at 2:00 PM - Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 5:00 PM (EDT)

5th LGBTQ Womyn of Color Conference (ATL)

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FULLY REFUNDABLE $10 DEPOSIT MADE HERE TO CONFIRM CONFERENCE REGISTRATION:

http://www.ourelements.org/#!donate

Please remember to request your deposit October 26th upon your registration. If you registered, the deposit is requested.

If you are having difficulty & need alternative arrangements made for the deposit, please contact: info@ourelements.org

Due to limited space, Elements needs to get a hard count as to who is definitively attending. Thus, the $10 fully refundable deposit is solely to ensure that those who signed up for this FREE conference will attend. Thank you for your patience!


Conference Description:

Elements Organization started in the summer of 2008 in a Philadelphia living room with a group of diverse LGBTQ womyn of color who believed they could organize the resrouces needed for their individual and communities' healing.The journey continues!


Be Part of HERSTORY: This is the first conference the historic Spelman and Clark Atlanta have hosted for LGBTQ womyn!!!

Website: www.ourelements.org

Mission: Our mission is to create a safe space for self-identified LGBTQ womyn of color ages 16-65+ to connect and dialogue whilein increasing visibility, promoting holistic healing and addressing key issues within our communities that move us toward a more just society.

Conference Theme: Elemental Foundations - Fire, Wind, Earth, Water and You!

Keyote Speakers:

  • Danielle and Aisha Moodie-Mills--Essence Magazine's first featured LGBTQ womyn of color couple. They are marriage equality activists. (http://tinyurl.com/Aisha-Danielle)
  • Dr. Alexis Pauline Gumbs--PhD from Duke University in Women's Studies, English and Black Feminism (alexispauline.com)

Past Conference Keynotes: Sonia Sanchez, Dionne Farris, Stacey-ann Chin, Elicia Gonzales, Linda Farthing, Coya Artichoker, Gloria Casarez and Van Nguyen.

Weekend Program Details:

Workshops Topics Include:
  • 10+ Workshops
  • Film Screening
  • Keynote Lunch
  • After Party
  • Networking
  • Play Party
  • Sexuality/Sexual Practices
  • Gender/Body
  • Relationships
  • Spirituality/Wellness
  • Art/Education
  • Social Justice

 

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When & Where


Spelman College & Clark Atlanta University - Woodruff Library (Atlanta University Center)
111 James P Brawley Drive Southwest
Atlanta, GA 30314

Friday, October 25, 2013 at 2:00 PM - Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 5:00 PM (EDT)


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Organizer

Elements Organization

Elements Organization hosts the Annual LGBTQ Womyn of Color Conference.

Mission

Our mission is to create and to sustain a safe space for LGBTQ womyn to connect and dialogue while increasing visibility, promoting holistic healing, and addressing key issues within our communities that will move us towards a more just society.  

 

Vision

We envision building a group of empowered LGBTQ womyn of color who break the silence, become more consciously engaged in one another's herstory and foster connections in order to become a network of resources and support.
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