Sponsored by Alice Drum Women's Center
Thursday, April 17, 2014
Staceyann Chin is an award-winning spoken-word poet, performing artist, and LGBT rights political activist. Her work has been published in the New York Times, the Washington Post, and the Pittsburgh Daily, and has been featured on 60 Minutes and The Oprah Winfrey Show. She is widely known as co-writer and original performer in the Tony-Award-winning Russell Simmons Def Poetry Jam on Broadway and for her one-woman shows off-Broadway and writing workshops. Chin is the recipient of the 2007 Power of the Voice Award from The Human Rights Campaign, the 2008 Safe Haven Award from Immigration Equality, the 2008 Honors from the Lesbian AIDS Project, and the 2009 New York State Senate Award.
Co-sponsored by Alice Drum Women's Center, Philadelphia Alumni Writer’s House, Dean of the College, Women’s and Gender Studies, the Provost Office, SISTERS, LBGTA, New College House, Bonchek College House, and Weis College House
This event is open to the public.
Ticket Information: Free