Noosheen Alaverdi shares her own story of fleeing revolutionary Iran as a teenager in the early 80's.
CZ Firestone, known to their loved ones affectionately as “Syra” or “Sy”, is a writer, intellectual, and youth advocate serving in the community of San Diego in both activist and organizing spaces. Their work centers on the intersections of race, gender, class, sexuality, disability, social and restorative justice
Ozzie Monge is a, among other roles, a Lecturer at San Diego State University in the Department of American Indian Studies. Ozzie’s professional interests focus on the social and political issues deriving from settler colonialism, always with an eye, mind, and heart to aspire towards decolonization.
f you have a moment, we’d like to get some feedback from attendees about what they thought of the event; what worked, what could be improved, etc.
We're looking for speakers to share a personal story about Identity in a 10-15 minute talk format. If you have any thoughts on potential speakers, please let me know.