KHRCA 2016-17 Colloquia - Event 6: The LGBT Refugee Crisis

Start Date: March 24 2017 - 12:20 PM

End Date: March 24 2017 - 01:50 PM

Audience: General Public Event

Category: Community

Location: KHRCA A-202

Description:

KHRCA 2016-17 Colloquia - Fleeing Genocide: Displacement, Exile and the Refugee. Event 6: The LGBT Refugee Crisis.

Friday, March 24, 2017 12:20pm.

Speakers: Hon. Daniel Dromm, New York City Council Member; Pamela Denzer, Client Programs Director and BIA, Immigration Equality; Jamila Hammami, Executive Director, Queer Detainee Empowerment Project; and Dr. Amy Traver, Associate Professor of English, Queensborough Community College.

Through personal stories of LGBT refugees, this program led by Councilman Dromm, examines the challenges facing
LGBT populations in Africa and in exile

 


Contact Name: Marisa Hollywood

Contact Phone: 718-281-5770

Contact Email: MHollywood@qcc.cuny.edu

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