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FREE PROGRAM: HOW TO BE AN EFFECTIVE ALLY

  • GAY CITY: SEATTLE'S LGBTQ CENTER 517 East Pike Street Seattle, WA, 98122 United States (map)

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2019 | 5:15 PM | GAY CITY: SEATTLE’S LGBTQ CENTER

Have you witnessed someone being discriminated against, treated with total disrespect, or blatantly ignored? Do you feel overwhelmed or guilty about not knowing how to help? In this powerful workshop, you will learn techniques and gain the tools needed to become an effective ally to and advocate for those who are targeted because of their race or anyone being treated unfairly or discriminated against, through interactive exercises and discussion. Be sure to bring a notebook!

Anastacia-Renée, who will lead the workshop, is an award-winning, multigenre writer, educator, and interdisciplinary artist. She served as the Seattle Civic Poet from 2017 to 2019 and the 2015–17 poet-in-residence at Hugo House. The author of five books, she also teaches poetry and workshops at Hugo House and local libraries, high schools, and universities.

Total running time: 120 min.

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