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QWOC+ Boston is a group that promotes diversity by creating and sustaining safe spaces for LGBT people of color in the Greater Boston area.
Posted By QWOC+ Boston on April 19th, 2012

Submit! Nearly There is a zine project meant to address the serious absence and silencing of stories about the experiences of queer people of color.

 
Posted By QWOC+ Boston on April 19th, 2012

Submit! Nearly There is a zine project meant to address the serious absence and silencing of stories about the experiences of queer people of color.

Posted By QWOC+ Boston on February 29th, 2012

What Does It Take to be Black, Female and Healthy in America? Find out at the book launch of “Health First! – The Black Woman’s Wellness Guide,” a publication of the Black Women’s Health Imperative (formerly National Black Women’s Health Project).

Posted By QWOC+ Boston on February 20th, 2012

The Peculiar Kind is a web series that candidly explores the lives and experiences of queer women of color with eye-opening and unscripted conversations. Check out episode one on Youtube!

Posted By Erika Turner on December 27th, 2011

From a QWOC in Japan: “I have learned that I cannot do it on my own and that as much as I perhaps took credit for what I knew and what I learned, I realize that I always had a constant source of support to fall back on. Now that these friends – my family – are many miles away, I am left to navigate this world, for the first time, as a true outsider.”

Posted By QWOC+ Boston on November 28th, 2011

Our December RENT is due and we WILL be short unless you make a donation today. We’ve already raised $185 in monthly donations. We need $286 (rounded to $290) to meet our goal for this month. Can you help?

Posted By QWOC+ Boston on November 28th, 2011

RENAISSANCE, a monthly performance revue, is a night of elegance infused with stunning musical performances from seasoned women of color performing artists and musicians. For the month of November, we are proud to feature women and gender non-conforming people of color artists in Hip Hop and Slam Poetry.

Posted By QWOC+ Boston on October 16th, 2011

You are invited to a social media infused social networking event (AKA Tweetup!) at MIDDLESEX LOUNGE, hosted by Spectra Events.     RSVP for FREE admission here:  http://powerminglefall2011.eventbrite.com/ Otherwise, $5-10 donation suggested   WED Oct 19th  6-9pm @ Middlesex Lounge 315 Massachusetts Ave Cambridge, MA Event Page | FB Page Since Boston boasts a plethora [...]

Posted By QWOC+ Boston on September 30th, 2011

We’re so proud of Harvard and Wellesley students for collaborating on a party to bring queer women and transgender students and allies together for an inter-collegiate social revolution! Spread the word to other schools, colleges, young people you know. It’s happening tomorrow!

Posted By Yarimee Gutierrez on September 27th, 2011

Organizer’s Note: In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15 – October 15) and in the spirit of supporting our LGBTQ Latin@ brothers and sisters, please join us in celebrating  another Latino Pride! You can show your support by attending as many of the events below as possible. We know first hand the amount of [...]

Posted By QWOC+ Boston on September 19th, 2011

Spectra Events presents… RENAISSANCE: A Night of Elegance with Women of Color in Jazz, Soul, R&B, and Poetry Spectra Events hosts RENAISSANCE, a showcase of brown women musicians, featuring sounds from big band jazz to soulful ballads to spoken-word. This show is for the grown ‘n’ sexy, the street artist, the bohemian, and music lovers [...]