Thursday, April 14, 2011
Ignacio Rivera to provide keynote at 4th annual TransOhio Transgender & Ally Conference, August 5-7, 2011!
Posted at http://keystothecloset.blogspot.com/
Ignacio Rivera aka Papí Coxxx is a gender queer Trans-Former born and raised in Brooklyn, NY. Ignacio who prefers the gender-neutral pronoun “they”, is a performance artist, currently performing skits, spoken word, one-person shows and story-telling internationally. Ignacio is a lecturer, activist, new filmmaker and self-proclaimed sex educator.
Ignacio is the founder of Poly Patao Productions. P3 is dedicated to producing sex-positive workshops, performance pieces, films, play parties, panel discussions, social/political groups and educational opportunities that are specially geared toward queer women, transgender, multi-gender, gender-queer, gender non-conforming and gender variant people of color.
Ignacio is also one of the founding board members of Queers for Economic Justice, a progressive non-profit organization committed to promoting economic justice in a context of sexual and gender liberation.
The 4th Annual TransOhio Transgender & Ally Conference will be held in Columbus, Ohio the weekend of August 5-7, 2011 at The Ohio State University Multicultural Center at the Ohio Union.
Friday, August 5th: 2nd Annual Provider’s Day
Explicitly for medical, legal, and social work professionals (CEUs/CLEs)
Saturday, August 6th: General Conference
Covering a broad range of interests throughout the community
Sunday, August 7th: General Conference
Continuation of programs with a diversity of topics
Join over 300 Trans-Identifed individuals and Allies from across the country for seminars, presentations, panels, workshops, discussion groups and fellowship!