Home

Ryka Aoki comes to the Claremont Colleges!

Writing Workshop
Where: QRC
When: THIS Saturday (March 24th) @ 3:00-5:00 PM

Ryka Aoki, a trans performance artist, poet, activist, and English professor, will be leading a writing workshop entitled: “Honey Badger Don’t Care: Writing Without Giving in to Perceptions or Expectations.” It will consist of a discussion followed by a work session to create pieces that defy one’s own perceived niches in Asian American, queer, and literary communities. Participants will be encouraged to read their pieces as part of the later performance. They will also be encouraged to have dinner with Ryka at Collins!

For more information: https://www.facebook.com/events/199818926785924/

Performance
Where: SCC Social Room
When:THIS Saturday (March 24th) @ 7:00 – 8:30 PM

Ryka Aoki’s performance will focus on FAMILY, SEXUAL FLUIDITY, COMING OUT, and the INTERFACE BETWEEN KINK and IDENTITY. She will be reading from her book, performing spoken word, and singing a few new songs.

After the show, there will be a Q&A and she will be available for a book signing!

For more information: https://www.facebook.com/events/166632673456030/#!/events/166632673456030/

Invite your friends! Brought to you by the AARC’s Queer & Asian (Q&A) committee.

Also, check out an article in The Student Life about this event: http://bit.ly/GTfe1X

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s