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“Queering Ecology” with Dr. Brigitte Baptise

Type: Lecture This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community The UW Human Rights Program and QLaw (Wisconsin’s LGBTQ+ Inclusive Law Student Network) present “Queering Ecology” with Dr. Brigitte Baptiste: A talk by Colombian Trans and Queer Rights Activist Dr. Brigitte Baptise on…

MATA (Madison Area Transgender Association) Support/Social Group Meeting

Type: Social This Event: *Is LGBTQ hosted *Contains LGBTQ content *May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Peer-led, non-professional support / social group. Open to all that identify under the transgender / genderqueer umbrella and allies, significant others, friends, family are also encouraged to attend and participate in meetings….

Stephanie-Budge Dr. Budge Stephanie Budge: The Construction of Gender Identity as “Disordered”: A critical examination of mental health using trans narratives

Type: Lecture This Event: *Includes LGBTQ content *May be of interest to the LGBTQ community This talk with Dr. Stephanie Budge will focus on how the mental health profession constructs gender identities and how trans people experience this construction. Narratives and dialogues from trans and gender non-conforming individuals will be…

Invisible to Invincible Children

Type: Informational This Event: *Has LGBTQ content *Is LGBTQ hosted *May be of interest to the LGBTQ community After the nightmare of losing her child to suicide, Skylar Lee’s mother Joanne Lee is dedicating herself to continuing the work that her son began on behalf of the LGBTQ community that she…

Trans Leadership Institute Focus Group

Type: Informational This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community FAIR Wisconsin will be hosting 2 focus groups in Madison and Milwaukee for the LGBTQA community to contribute ideas and suggestions that will shape programming for the 2016 Trans Leadership…

Movie Night with Alianza Latina: Beautiful Boxer

Type: Film This Event: *Is LGBTQ hosted *Has LGBTQ content *May be of interest to the LGBTQ community What happens when you live a life that is not yours? What happens when you are different and not everybody can understand it? Alianza Latina invites you to watch “Beautiful Boxer,” a…

“I Am Jazz”: A Book Discussion to Support Transgender Youth

Type: *Lecture *Social This Event: *Includes LGBTQ content *May be of interest to the LGBTQ community The Rosemary Garfoot Public Library in Cross Plains, WI will be hosting a reading and discussion of “I Am Jazz,” on Thursday, January 14th, from 6:30-7:30 PM. In late 2015, an elementary school in…

Trans Leadership Institute Focus Group

Type: Informational This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community FAIR Wisconsin will be hosting 2 focus groups in Madison and Milwaukee for the LGBTQA community to contribute ideas and suggestions that will shape programming for the 2016 Trans Leadership…

MATA Support/Social Group Meeting

Type: * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community A bi-weekly support and social group meeting through MATA, the Madison Area Transgender Association. Meetings will take place at OutReach LGBT Community Center, 600 Williamson St, Suite P-1,…

Transgender Day of Remembrance Vigil hosted by the Mad City Sisters

Type: Social This Event: *LGBTQ hosted *Has LGBT content *May be of interest to the LGBTQ community This vigil will take place at 8 PM on November 18th,  at the intersection of Mifflin & Carroll St in Madison, WI. The Transgender Day of Remembrance, which honors the memory of those…

Trans History Zine Workshop

Type: Workshop This Event *Is LGBTQ Hosted *Has LGBTQ content *May be of interest to the LGBTQ Community Zines, flyers, and other underground media have been at the backbone of trans and queer movements for decades! Come learn about how zines intersect with trans history and voices. Supplies and tutorials…

Wisconsin Trans* Health Summit

Type: * Informational * Social * Networking This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community The Wisconsin Trans* Health Summit will be on May 2, 2015 in Madison, Wisconsin! The Summit is being organized by a group of community…

Kate Bornstein: On Men, Women, and the Rest of Us

Type: * Performance * Informational This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community PUBLIC EVENT: On Men, Women, and the Rest of Us. “This is my autobiographical signature piece, my most personal stories, my favorite comic and dramatic monologues….

TRANSgenerational Talent Show

Type: * Performance * Social * Music This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Join GSAFE and GEST for a night of performances by youth and adult trans* people and friends from across WI. Come and be entertained,…

Save the date for the Wisconsin Trans* Health Summit

The Wisconsin Trans* Health Summit will be on May 2, 2015 in Madison, Wisconsin! The Summit is being organized by a group of community folks in Madison who saw a need to bring transgender folks, gender non-conforming folks, and those serving them (clinicians, advocates, social workers, etc) together. Our mission…

Baraboo School Board needs your support!

The Baraboo School Board is coming under strong pressure from inside as well as outside the district to table and reject a proposed transgender athlete policy. Check out this local news report about their efforts. This policy is based on the WIAA model policy that was passed last year.  This…

Transgender Day of Remembrance Vigil

Type: Social This Event: Is LGBTQ hosted Has LGBTQ content May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Please join the Mad City Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence at the statue of Lady Forward on Madison’s Capitol Square (at the head of State Street), for a candlelight vigil in honor of…

Trans Monologues and Gender Spectrum Open Mic

Type: * Performance Art * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Come join the entire Madison community at A Room Of One’s Own Bookstore for this annual night of honest expression about the joys and trials…

Historic Launch of The TransGen Times, News Source for the Transgender Community

Hollywood, CA – The historic launch late last month of TheTransGenTimes.com (TGT) has been heralded as a much welcomed and needed centralized news source for the TransGender Community.  TGT pulls news and related content into one easy to use format. The TransGen Times is a Huffington Post style online newspaper and…

Trans Studies Colloquium: Elspeth Brown

Type: Lecture Social This Event: Is LGBTQ hosted Has LGBTQ content May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Trans Studies Colloquium: Elspeth BrownWednesday October 8, 5:30pm Red Gym: On Wisconsin CAssociate Professor of History at the University of Toronto, Dr. Elspeth Brown will be presenting on her TransPartners project,…