Some of our Fabulous Volunteers for QPOCC 2012
If falling in love had a sound…..
This song is good.
ADELINA ANTHONY is a critically acclaimed and award winning Xicana lesbian multi-disciplinary artist, hailing originally from San Antonio, Tejas. The themes in her works address colonization, feminism, trauma, memory, gender, race/ ethnicity, sexuality, in/migration, health, land/environment, and issues generally affecting the lesbian/gay/bisexual/transgender/two-spirited communities.
She has nearly 20 years of professional stage experience in acting, directing, producing, teaching and writing. Adelina has garnered Best-Actress nominations in both ensemble and solo work in dramatic and comedic roles. In 2010, she was nominated by Dr. Rita Urquijo-Ruiz for the Sandra Cisneros’ Del Moral Foundation Award, and co-awarded this literary grant. Also in 2010, she was awarded a National Performance Network (NPN) Creation Fund Award for the development of her new work, JOTALOGUES. In 2009, the world-premiere of her solo dramatic play, Bruising for Besos received critical acclaim from the Los Angeles Times and the L.A. Weekly (and she was also nominated in the category of Best Solo Performance). Her most popular comedy, Mastering Sex & Tortillas! was nominated and then selected as Best Solo Performance by Premios Sin Limite 2008 (NY); and in the previous year the show was nominated for Best Solo Performance by L.A. Weekly (CA). In 2007-2008 Adelina was the recipient of the highly competitive Department of Cultural Affairs City of Los Angeles (C.O.L.A.) Fellowship for Solo Performance.
For more information on Adelina Anthony please visit her website at ADELINAANTHONY.COM
Don’t miss Adalina Anthony at QPOCC 2012
Being GenderQueer,QPOCC and other acronyms….:)
Check out our wonderful MC, Miss Barbie Q
Dear Too $hort,
We are a collective of people of color who are angered and saddened by your comments in a video for XXL magazine. We are angry because no one at the magazine thought to pull the plug on the interview and we are sad because you seem unaware that you were advocating the…
Anti-Bullying PSA: The Price of Silence
Working hard at the E-board meeting before we meet our wonderful volunteers today at 2:30. See you there.
Watch this right now. Republican Maureen Walsh gives an emotional, deeply personal speech during the debate for marriage equality in the state of Washington. I welled up.
A republican we like