oaklandpostonline.com - Ali DeRees
Kings and queens alike strutted their stuff at the GSA's 11th Annual Oakland University Drag Show. The show consisted of student performers as well as professionals.
This was the first show that included student performers, according to Gay-Straight Alliance President Rebecca Reichenbach.
Pendleton - Supporting the rights of transgender people is the focus of a training presented by Basic Rights Oregon.
Trans Justice 101 Training is Saturday from 1-3 p.m. in the community room at Pendleton City Hall, 500 S.W. Dorion Ave. Sponsored by PFLAG of Pendleton, the event is open to all who are interested.
mercurynews.com - By Rose Garden Resident
The 2014 South Bay Transgender Day of Visibility is April 5 at the Billy DeFrank LGBT Community Center, 938 The Alameda.
The day session, from 1 to 6 p.m., includes an art show, vendors, raffles, computer games, refreshments and a clothing swap.
broadwayworld.com - by BWW News Desk
Defending Champions The LA Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence are headed back to the softball field to defend their title against The West Hollywood Cheerleaders in the Drag Queen World Series on May 10, 2014 from 1-4pm.
GEAR presents awards and scholarships (Mar 31, 2014)
dallasvoice.com - David Taffet
GEAR, the Resource Center's transgender program, presented awards and scholarships on Saturday at the 2014 GEAR Awards Reception to some of its members. San Francisco Human Rights Commission Executive Director Theresa Sparks spoke to the attendees, who n... [more]
frontiersla.com - by Michael Anthony
"I can't tell you how many times a day I feel like I don't belong on the planet," says an 18-year-old trans female teen we'll call Billie. "People always tell me I'm such an out-there activist and so motivated. But what is it I want? A job,... [more]
Center plans for trans visibility, Soiree events (Mar 27, 2014)
ebar.com - by David-Elijah Nahmod
The LGBT Community Center is preparing for its inaugural Transgender Day of Visibility event next week and looking ahead to next month when it will celebrate its 12th anniversary.
Janet Mock Hosts International Women's History Month Trans Women Of Color Authors Google Hangout (Mar 26, 2014)
huffingtonpost.com - by James Nichols
In recognition of Women's History Month, transgender author and activist Janet Mock will host a Google Hangout this Wednesday, March 26, to celebrate the voices and works of transgender women of color.
centralfloridafuture.com - By Sarah Judsen - Contributing Writer
UCF's Pride Coalition will kick start its second annual Transgender Week of Visibility with a Movie Knight on Monday, followed by a week full of events centered on bringing awareness to the transgender community.
Trans pioneers to lead University of Victoria symposium (Mar 21, 2014)
timescolonist.com - Amy Smart - Times Colonist
Growing up in Murphyville, Tenn., Dallas Denny knew by age 13 there was something wrong with the "male" she was assigned at birth.
So in the early 1960s, she went to the library to find out more about herself - only to find... [more]
Vogue 4 Your Life At Evergreen Commons (Mar 21, 2014)
buffalorising.com - By David R. Reeves
The dynamic minds behind pride center of western new york's Transgender Health Initiative are throwing a vogue party! Strike a pose and come to the Evergreen Commons on March 28th for "St. Patrick's Coven" vogue-style dance-off.
Transgender author, advocate to speak at IU East (Mar 17, 2014)
pal-item.com - Written by Palladium-Item
Author and professor Jennifer Finney Boylan will discuss "Transgender Identity and the American Ideal of Equality Under the Law" when she visits Indiana University East later this month.
Jewels to Be Sainted by LA Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence (Mar 17, 2014)
lbpost.com - by Brian Addison
A long-time community leader and drag queen provocateur, Jewels will be honorably sainted by the Los Angeles Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence for her dedication to not only promoting drag as a positive force within the LGBTQ community but for assisting in ... [more]
Drag Queen Bingo Bonanza returns to Stuart (Mar 10, 2014)
tcpalm.com - By staff report
The divas of drag, Beneva Fruitville and Tamiami Trails, will perform for audiences March 22 when they present "Drag Queen Bingo Bonanza Goes Hollywood" as a benefit for Artists for a Cause at Flagler Place 201 S.E. Flagler Ave. in Stuart.
Radford struts its stuff with enticing drag queen show (Mar 6, 2014)
rutartan.com - Posted by APistole
There is more than meets the eye when it comes to some of Radford University's best students, and that's what the Center for Diversity and Inclusion (CDI) set out to raise awareness of with the Queen of Hearts Drag Show last Friday night.
Big Mouth Presents
Friday, February 28, 2014
Temptress: Is a campy and theatrically entertaining high energy rock band from Boston/NYC. The charismatic singer/guitarist commands attention from the stage. A true entertainer, her wit and charisma are unbridled and often risqué, ... [more]
dailynebraskan.com - By Cassie Kernick
"I always joke that I can't tell the difference between becoming a woman and becoming mature," Deirdre McCloskey says with a laugh as she answers a question she's been asked countless times before. Even as light is shed on transgender issues, hea... [more]
waer.org - By Josh Schoch and Helena Battipaglia
A Syracuse-based task force is mobilizing the public to raise awareness for one of the most highly discriminated groups in the country: transgender people. These meetings, which began Tuesday at All Saints Parish in Syracuse, are a wak... [more]
The Newer Normal: Global Perspectives on Sexuality and Gender: 16th Annual Women's History Confer... (Feb 26, 2014)
The Newer Normal: Global Perspectives on Sexuality and Gender: 16th Annual Women's History Conference to be held March 1
"The Newer Normal: Global Perspectives on Sexuality and Gender," an all-day conference presented by the College's graduate program in Women's... [more]
Calling all trans* writers (Feb 25, 2014)
themanitoban.com - by Anastasia Chipelski
This May, Winnipeg will have the honour of hosting "Writing Trans Genres: Emergent Literatures and Criticism" - a conference which will be "the largest gathering of its kind in Canada," according to organizer Trish Salah.