RiseOut Fellowship Mid-Year Presentations
Our 2022 Activists-In-Residence, or Fellows, will present at the mid-point of their fellowship year. Join us to learn about the work they’ve done, and what they are planning for the remainder of the fellowship term. Learn more about the fellowship by visiting gaycenter.org/advocacy/fellowship.
Monday, July 25, 2022
1-2 p.m. ET
The Center, Room 101
Born in Jamaica and bred in New York, Jodi Nicole (they/them) is a cultural organizer and visual storyteller. Their fellowship project will focus on the creation of a chapbook entitled From the Frontlines, which will feature photographs from various demonstrations, marches, and rallies alongside stirring benedictions.
Marwa Eltahir (she/her) is a Sudanese-American writer, organizer, and producer who explores stories of movement across Black social and political identities. Marwa’s fellowship project will present a series of events titled “Our Political Home,” connecting local Black African LGBTQ+ and GNC communities through story-sharing.