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Got a great idea for a panel? We want to hear from you!
The deadline for panels for the NLGJA 2018 Palm Springs Convention is Jan. 4, 2018.
To submit a panel proposal, check here.
Join NLGJA-LA in sharing love and friendship at the landmark, LGBT-friendly, Latino, Casita del Campo in Silverlake.
When: Wednesday, Dec. 13 at 7:30 p.m.
Where: Casita del Campo, 1920 Hyperion Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90027
Cost: Free and open to the public.
Details: (323) 662-4255; http://tinyurl.com/NLGJA-LA-Holiday-Mixer
Join ONA for some holiday fun and spirits
Time: 7 p.m. Dec.13
Details: (213) 519-5887; http://tinyurl.com/ONABreweryMeetup
Venue: Arts District Brewing Co., 828 Traction Ave., Los Angeles
By Ande Richards, NLGJA-LA Board Member
Transgender people have been a constant hot topic in mainstream media. The public witnessed every step of Caitlin Jenner’s high-profile transition. They have heard the attacks on trans in the military by Donald Trump and his constituency, and have listened to the pros and cons and lies inherent in the ongoing battles of the bathroom bills.
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Get your queer on for a weekend full of acclaimed features and shorts that will make for a great date night: The Long Beach 2017 QFilm Festival. Enjoy some great films that will give you a chance to meet and mingle with filmmakers, actors, critics, industry professionals, and of course, NLGJA-LA sisters and brothers.
The Sept. 7 through 10 weekend also will include nightly parties and a Sunday drag brunch.
Come mix with NLGJA-LA. We will be present for the Latinx Shorts program. The stories overlap issues of cultural identity, personal experiences, friendship, and resiliency.
The afternoon will include the documentary Jeanne Cordova: Butches, Lies & Feminism, who was an NLGJA member and supporter. With a wide variety of comedy, drama, and documentary shorts, the series is sure to contain something for everyone.
Time: 12 p.m. Sept. 9
Venue: The Center Long Beach and Art Theatre, 2017 and 2025 E. 4th St., Long Beach
Wayne Sampson lives in Los Angeles and is studying broadcasting for radio and television. He has a bachelors in public relations. He has interned at Inside Edition, CBS This Morning and The Advocate. He follows entertainment and pop culture, also known as not serious news. He is happy to be serving NLGJA Los Angeles.