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june 2019

sat08jun5:00 PM8:00 PMFeaturedBlack Queer Here: Panel DiscussionPresented by Austin Black Pride5:00 PM - 8:00 PM George Washington Carver Museum, Cultural and Genealogy CenterCategories:LGBTQ+Ages:All Ages


Join us during the Austin Black Pride Celebration 2019 for the “#BlackQueerHere” panel discussion at the Boyd Vance Theatre in George W. Carver Museum on June 8th at 5 pm.

We‘ll be discussing a myriad of topics that surround visibility, gender expectations, homophobia, the black church, social movements, prejudices, relationships, violence and rejection, politics, and more!

Moderator Info:

  • Sheldon Darnell

Panelist Info:

  • Lauren Lavezzari
  • Kasaundra Kas Owens
  • Tabias Olajuawon Wilson
  • Samuel Lavon
  • Mitchell King

Lite snacks and drinks will be provided. This event is for all ages, however there may be strong language utilized throughout the discussion.

“This project is supported in part by the Cultural Arts Division of the City of Austin Economic Development Department.”


  • 5:00 – 5:30 Meet and Greet
  • 5:30 – 6:40 Discussion
  • 6:40 – 7:50 Questions
  • 7:50 – 8:00 Closing


FREE, no cover.


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