woke up this morning to find articles about patty berne (a force behind sins invalid) & leah lakshmi piepzna-samarasinha (mangos with chili superstar) in my google reader. this is what disability justice looks like & queer disabled people of color are forging fire so watch out yall…
announcement below is from leroy & the sins invalid crew! if you are in the san francisco area, don’t miss this:
4th annual –
Sins Invalid: An Unshamed Claim to Beauty in the Face of Invisibility
Friday, October 2nd 2009 @ 8 pm
Saturday, October 3rd 2009 @ 8 pm (ASL Interpreted by Stage Hands)
Sunday, October 4th 2009 @ 7 pm
2789 24th Street at York
Sins Invalid is a performance event celebrating the power of embodiment and the tenderness of struggle, stripping taboos off of sexuality and disability and offering a vision of beauty that includes all bodies and all communities. Join Sins Invalid as a night of resistance to invisibility!
Aurora Levins Morales
Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha
Leroy F. Moore Jr.
Supported by the Aepoch Fund, the San Francisco Arts Commission and the Zellerbach Family Foundation
Wheelchair accessible. Although we cannot guarantee a scent free environment, we ask that people please refrain from using scented products.
Please Note: Show contains explicit content
Tickets are available at www.brownpapertickets.com and for cash at the door on a first-come-first-served basis.
For more info please call 510-689-7198