Join the Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion for the first event of LGBTQ+ History Month!
At this event, attendees will view the highly renowned documentary film, "Paris Is Burning," which details the fashion, community building and history of the ball culture of the LGBTQ+ community in New York City during the late 1980s to early 1990s.
Please note that this event is also cross-listed with Latinx Heritage Month, ant it is co-sponsored by both Unity House and Adelante.
To view the original theatrical trailer for the film, visit the following link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VVueHRtpBbg
Rides to the Wright Center and back are available from the Knox Area Transit shuttle, and more information is available online. Additional rides in a Kenyon van will be announced via the Unity House listerv directly.
Content Warning: At points, this film describes instances of homophobic and transphobic violence.
Funding provided by the Student LGBTQ+ Diversity Fund.
Friday, October 4, 2019 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Wright Center, 305
400 S. Main Street, Mount Vernon, OH 43050