Ohio Trans* & Faith Symposium

October 20 @ 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM


October 20 @ 12:00 AM

You are warmly invited to attend Ohio Soulforce Delegate and longtime community activist Jacob Nash's Trans* and Faith Symposium this Sunday, October 20, 2013. This Symposium is to set a platform for the much needed dialogue in Ohio across faith and spiritual communities to meet, and learn about transgender issues, racial and immigration justice. Feature Guest will be Jewish Studies Scholar, educator and theatrical performance activist, Peterson Toscano. Toscano will be performing the incredible piece, Transfigurations—Transgressing Gender in the Bible followed by a special panel discussion of inter-faith and spiritual leaders in the community about social justice. This event is open to all communities and will be held in Akron, Ohio at Resnik Community Learning Center (65 North Meadowcroft Drive, Akron, Ohio 44313) on Sunday, October 20, 2013 from 1:30 – 6:30 pm. There is a suggested donation of $5 - $10. Refreshments will be provided. Spaces are limited; please RSVP on this Facebook event or by sending an email or questions to Jacob at jacob@soulforce.org More information about the Trans* & Faith Symposium and Peterson Toscano can be found here at: www.tinyurl.com/TransFaithSymposia


October 20