CFP/W: Northeastern Queer and Trans Person of Color Conference at Princeton University

Hello everyone,

The Princeton Northeast Queer and Trans People of Color conference committee is excited to announce our call for workshop proposals. This year’s theme will be Healing, Coalition Building, and Decolonization. The conference will be taking place at Princeton University from April 7-8, 2017. The deadline to submit your proposal is February 16, 2017. Please fill out the following google form to make a submission: . We will be letting folks know whether their proposals are accepted around March 3, 2017.

We especially welcome workshops from the following topics:
Gender Justice
Protecting and serving undocuqueer individuals
Antiblackness within the queer and trans community
Post-Trump Action
Healing Justice
Strategic mobilization
Tools for decolonizing the mind and body

You will need the following materials to fill out this call for workshop:

Name(s) of presenter(s)
Workshop name
Workshop description (max. 200 words)
A/V needs
Learning outcomes
Structure for workshops

We encourage submissions from varying perspectives including professionals, academics, students, and community activists/organizers. The knowledge shared within the community is more important than considering oneself an expert.

If you have any question, feel free to contact Arlene Gamio Cuervo at or Asanni York at

Northeast Queer and Trans People of Color Princeton Conference Committee
Arlene Gamio Cuervo
Asanni York
Gabriel Moore
Melissa Melendez
Sophia Nuñez
Trust Kupupika

*The question “Do you identify as a qtpoc?” is meant to center qtpoc presenters in our conference and in no way is meant to be exclusionary.

Submit your proposal here.

If you would just like to register to attend the conference, register here:

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I teach Shakespeare and the blue humanities at St. John's in New York City.

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