Sunday, DECEMBER 13TH, 2015
929 Central Ave NE MPLS MN 55413
HIV and AIDS: Tragedy to Activism
Stories of how the tragedy of early AIDS and HIV outbreaks united people of many identities to activism. Featuring: Patrick Scully, Maureen Wells, Sharon Day and Kevin "Kaoz" Moore.
Sharon Day: Executive Director of the Indigenous Peoples Task Force.
Maureen Wells: 40 years as a social worker for folks with AIDS and HIV. Now trains other social workers how to stay in the work without burning out.
Patrick Scully: Founder of Patrick's Cabaret and HIV positive performance artist.
Kevin "Kaoz" Moore: Out hip-hop performer who works in AIDS and HIV prevention with the Pillsbury House.
2-2:30 pm Social/snack/sign-in -Add to collective timeline
2:30-3 pm Welcome
3-4 pm Panel (Moderator: Patricia VanErt)
Featured Speakers: Sharon Day, Maureen Wells, Patrick Scully & Kevin "Kaoz" Moore
4-4:30 pm Closing
Suggested donation of $5-20 per person to cover operating and archiving costs.
Interested in being a guest speaker or helping put on the next event? Contact us: firstname.lastname@example.org).
*Allies are welcome to join, listen and volunteer. Hearing our stories is a great way to be an ally, allowing and assisting us in having the space to tell our stories is a way to be an advocate. Thanks!