Tina’s book signing followed by an illuminating panel discussion with Jamie, Kerry, Danielle and the author herself
The retreat participants head down to the Lower East Side’s Bluestockings bookstore and activist center for a very special book signing & celebration with Tina Fakhrid-Deen, author of Let’s Get This Straight, a resource book for youth living in LGBTQ-parented households.
|—||Anonymous, 6 Word Memoir from the Social Media workshop|
|—||Claire Knight, #twitterstory from the Social Media workshop|
|—||Lauren, #twitterstory from the Social Media workshop|
|—||Heather Bryant - Six Word Memoir at the Social Media & Blogging Workshop|
Heather & Darnell’s Telling your Story: Social Media and Blogging workshop with special guest Noelle Howey, author of Dress Codes: Of Three Girlhoods-My Mother’s, My Father’s and Mine and editor of Out of the Ordinary: Essays on Growing Up with Gay, Lesbian, and Transgender Parents.
|—||State Senator Raymond Lesniak (D-NJ) on the best way to achieve marriage equality and other LBGTQ rights initiatives|
Social justice and civil rights champion State Senator Raymond Lesniak (D-NJ) addresses the attendees of the COLAGE retreat, discussing his role in abolishing the death penalty in NJ, and current campaigns including prison reform and marriage equality.