The Power of Language: Unpacking the Diversity and Intersectionality in LGBTQIA+ Culture
Pride Month Author Talk with Chloe O. Davis
On Wednesday, June 23rd, 2021 at 6:00PM PST Chloe O. Davis, author of The Queens English: The LGBTQIA+ Dictionary of Lingo and Colloquial Phrases, will join the South Pasadena Public Library for a virtual author talk. Register here for this free event: https://www.crowdcast.io/e/chloedavis
In this virtual talk titled “The Power of Language: Unpacking the Diversity and Intersectionality in LGBTQIA+ Culture,” Chloe Davis will “discuss how language shapes culture, highlight the many diverse communities and intersectional identities that make our LGBTQIA+ community, guide conversations on the importance of empowering queer identity, help bring visibility and understanding to queerness, gayness, Blackness, and transness, and speak on the value of LGBTQIA+ visibility and resources.”
Davis is a proud Black bisexual woman and debut author who works in the entertainment industry in New York. A graduate of Hampton University and Temple University, she has centered her creative platform on amplifying the narratives of Black culture and heightening the awareness of the LGBTQIA+ community.