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The Marsha P Johnson Film Club

6 October 2015

Author : reba

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During the month of October, VF Dalston will be showing films and having conversations about issues such as homelessness, ageing and street walking that affected the lives of ‘dying queens’ like Marsha P Johnson.

This evening they will be showing films on the incredibly important and currently timely figures Marsha P Johnson and Sylvia Rivera, with an introduction from Lavinia Co -Op who knew these women and the world they lived in as well as the film makers. The film ‘Pay It No Mind‘ about Johnson’s life will also be shown. Music will be played after 10.30 courtesy of Reba Maybury with other performances from Trans activist Roberta Francis and Jude Orlando Enjolras a self abscribed genderqueer trans boy performance poet ( using thepronouns: pri/prin/prins/princeself) .

All funds from this evening will be going to Hackney’s Project Indigo who work with LQBTQI youth .

 

Vogue Fabrics, 66 Stoke Newington Road, N16 7XB on Tuesday 6th October. 7.30pm, £3 entry.



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