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An Evening With Angela Davis

Type: Lecture This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Through her activism and scholarship over the last decades, Angela Davis has been deeply involved in our nation’s quest for social justice. Her work as an educator – both at the university level…

Madison College Speaking Series: Sonya Renee Taylor

Type: * Lecture * Informational * Workshop This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Madison College Book Club (MC-BC) and friends invites you to Madison College Speaking Series, featuring poet, educator, and social justice activist Sonya Renee Taylor, author of The Body…

Black History Month Open House Celebration

Type: * Informational * Music * Social This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Join us for the 2019 Black History Month Celebration at the Society headquarters. During this special open house, see African-American archival and museum collections on display, hear Spoken…

34th Annual Madison & Dane County King Holiday Observance

Type: * Music * Performance * Social This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Program features keynote speaker, MLK Community Choir and presentation of the MLK Humanitatian Award by County Executive Joe Parisi and Mayor Paul Soglin. There is no cost to attend, and tickets are not…

Settlin’: Stories of Madison’s Early African American Families

Type: * Lecture * Informational This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community The Wisconsin Historical Museum and the Wisconsin Historical Society Press are proud to welcome author Muriel Simms, discussing her new book “Settlin’: Stories of Madison’s Early African American Families.” Only a fraction of what is…

Women Against Hate United By Love – A Dialogue at ALL

Type: * Art Exhibit * Informational, This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Women Against Hate United By Love – A Dialogue Saturday, October 13 at 6:30 pm Arts + Literature Laboratory 2021 Winnebago Street, Madison WI 53704 Women Against Hate United…

10th Annual Black & Latino Unity Picnic

Type: Social This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community An event for the whole community, focusing on the common struggle of Black and Latino Workers for better working, housing, employment and living conditions in our neighborhoods. Featuring: Live music, dances, food, music, children activities, information and unity….

QPoC Pride Brunch

Type: * Networking * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community The QPOC Pride planning committee along with Our Lives Magazine want to invite LGBTQ People of Color to a free brunch specifically for LGBTQ people of…

Africa Fest 2018

Type: * Festival * Music * Social This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community The African Association of Madison, Inc (AAM) in collaboration with UW Madison African Studies Program will produce AFRICA FEST 2018, a family event on Saturday, August 18, 2018 at Central Park in Madison….

Laughs Off the Square

Type: * Comedy * Music * Social This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Intuition Productions presents “Laughs Off the Square” – a night of comedy, DJs, fashion, and more – at Robinia Courtyard. $5 suggestion donation, VIP available. Featuring: Ben Maier @Flexgrammaier Ton Johnson Abe Rolling…

LINES: A Theatre LILA Invention

Type: * Theater * Performance Art Type: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Five female playwrights of color, five voices, five lives come together to share fierce, honest stories of LINES — that separate and connect; that need to be crossed, erased, and…

LINES: A Theatre LILA Invention

Type: * Theater * Performance Art Type: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Five female playwrights of color, five voices, five lives come together to share fierce, honest stories of LINES — that separate and connect; that need to be crossed, erased, and…

LINES: A Theatre LILA Invention

Type: * Theater * Performance Art Type: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Five female playwrights of color, five voices, five lives come together to share fierce, honest stories of LINES — that separate and connect; that need to be crossed, erased, and…

LINES: A Theatre LILA Invention

Type: * Theater * Performance Art Type: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Five female playwrights of color, five voices, five lives come together to share fierce, honest stories of LINES — that separate and connect; that need to be crossed, erased, and…

LINES: A Theatre LILA Invention

Type: * Theater * Performance Art Type: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Five female playwrights of color, five voices, five lives come together to share fierce, honest stories of LINES — that separate and connect; that need to be crossed, erased, and…

LINES: A Theatre LILA Invention

Type: * Theater * Performance Art Type: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Five female playwrights of color, five voices, five lives come together to share fierce, honest stories of LINES — that separate and connect; that need to be crossed, erased, and…

Sami Schalk book party for Bodyminds Reimagined

Type: * Reading * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Come celebrate the official release of Dr. Sami Schalk’s first monograph, Bodyminds Reimagined: (Dis)ability, Race, and Gender in Black Women’s Speculative Fiction, published by Duke University…

Freedom Inc. Health Day Celebration

Type: * Festival * Sports * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community On September 16 Freedom, Inc. will be holding its annual Health Day celebration at Reindahl Park (1818 Portage Rd.). They invite everyone to join them for a 5K…

J​VN​ ​Day Hip-Hop​ ​Festival:​ ​The​ ​Reverb

Type: * Festival * Music This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Inspired​ ​by​ ​the​ ​life​ ​of​ ​John​ ​Vietnam​ ​Nguyen​ ​(JVN),​ ​The​ ​JVN​ ​Project​ ​presents​ ​the​ ​5th​ ​annual​ ​J​VN​ ​Day Hip-Hop​ ​Festival:​ ​The​ ​Reverb!​ ​​This​ ​three-day​ ​festival​ ​will​ ​consist​ ​of​ ​six​ ​amazing​ ​events​ ​to​ ​take​ ​place​ ​at…

QPOC Pride Networking Reception

Type: * Networking * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LBGTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Our Lives and Intellectual Ratchet are proud to present the first-ever networking reception for our QPOC Pride honorees, and all queer people of color interested in…