Queer Black Feminist Conference & Krudas Cubensi Concert

Event Details

October 18, 2018
1:00 pm-5:00 pm

Student Union

Room: Cape Cod Lounge

UMass Amherst Campus

Handicap access available
Free admission
Contact:
Ma. Ximena Bello Hurtado
413-545-2517

The Krudas Cubensi  concert and conference will discuss the contributions and challenges of queer movements, Afroveganism and Black Feminism in the lives of Black communities in the U.S., the Caribbean and South America. The conference will be followed by a facilitated conversation between the audience and the members of the panel in which a nurtured debate is expected on themes of systemic oppression and strategies of resistance.

Co-Sponsors:
Graduate School Office at UMass | Stonewall Center at UMass|Center for Women and Community (CWC)| Women of Color Leadership Network (WOCLN)|  Sexuality, Women's & Gender Studies | (SWAGS) at Amherst College|  Department of AnthropologyQueer & Feminist Studies at Hampshire College, Center for Latin American, Caribbean and Latino Studies (CLACLS) |Department of History| Department of Communication| W.E.B. Du Bois Department of Afro American Studies| Association of Latin American & Caribbean Students (ALACS) | Diversity Advancement for the College of Humanities and Fine Arts| Diversity & Inclusion, Isenberg School of Management| Center for Multicultural Advancement & Student Success