Mia McKenzie Black Girl Dangerous

Date: Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Time: 6 p.m.
Phone: (517) 353-1635
Web:   wrc.msu.edu
Venue: MSU Union
Address: MSU Campus
Details:
Mia McKenzie is the Founding Editor and Editor-in-Chief of the wildly popular blog, Black Girl Dangerous (www.blackgirldangerous.org), which "seeks to, in as many ways possible, amplify the voices, experiences and expressions of queer and trans* people of color." Black Girl Dangerous provides a virtual space for people of all different backgrounds to share their voices, literary and artistic talents, and create a community and collective activism. As we celebrate Project 60/50, Ms. McKenzie's visit to Michigan State University will deepen our conversations about the remaining civil rights work to be done in all our communities. Ms. McKenzie is also the winner of the 2013 Lambda Literary Award for her novel The Summer We Got Free.