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Seattle, WA: Transverse


Ryder presents a state show accompanied by a silent auction, and an after party to wrap up the fun evening. Come see a glimpse of the lives of various trans* folks, both hearing and deaf, on the stage.

Proceeds will go towards Ryder’s top surgery.

FRIDAY, MAY 24, 2013
7 PM

Hugo House
1634 11th Avenue
Seattle, WA 98122

FREE! Suggestion dontation $25

Wine/beer and non-alcoholic drinks & food provided!

Deaf-blind interpreters provided upon request. Send requests no later than May 17 to

ASL perforance with voice interpretation for ASL impaired.




Washington, DC: ColorFEST

The 6th annual ColorFEST will take place at Gallaudet University on Saturday, April 13th, 2013

What’s planned:

Workshops: 1-4 PM
Location: SUB FLEX A & B
Ticket: $25 Combo Ticket (workshop and fashion show)

Fashion Show: 6-8 PM
Location: Kellogg Conference Hotel Assembly Room
Ticket: $15 at door (Fashion Show only)

Bash: 9 PM- 2 AM
Location: Receiving Dock
Hosted by the Rainbow Society
Ticket: ($10 in advance, $15 at door)

Registration Information (video)

Accessibility Information (video)

Registration Form

Tickets can be purchased from any ColorFEST committee member:
Derrick Behm
Liz Jarashow
Nur Abdulle
Daniel Walters
Ryssa Fleischer
Michael Sprouse
Morgan Eastman
Samantha Liddick
Samantha Bragg
Tiffany Putt
Tiasa Bera
Ashley Pappineau
JamieLee McGlivery


Rochester, NY: Northeast LGBT Conference

The Northeast LGBT Conference is taking place at the Rochester Institute of Technology from April 12-14, 2013 and is ASL interpreted.

Don’t miss the following:

Friday, April 12, 2013
— Austin Unbound (film)

Saturday, April 13, 2013
— “It’s a Deaf, Deaf World” presented by Barbara Holcomb
— “Hogwarts Syndrome” presented by Richmond and Dooling
— “Mentoring Deaf Queer Students” presented by Bryan Lloyd
— “Interfaith Experience” presented by Gravitz, Ryan, & Argestsing

For more information about the conference and to view the complete conference schedule, visit


Providence, RI: “The T in LGBT” at Brown University

“The T in LGBT: A Journey from Female to Male”

Presented by Drago Renteria & Jennifer Mantle

Date: April 10, 2013

International Women’s Day

March 8 is International Women’s Day.  Learn more

Also check out: Celebrating 100 Years of International Women’s Day

Graphic credit: AECOM

Rochester, NY: “The T in LGBT: A Journey from Female to Male”

If you’re in Rochester, New York, don’t miss this presentation!

Safe Zone: Ally Training
“The T in LGBT: A Personal Journey from Female to Male”

RAD 2013 Conference

The next Rainbow Alliance of the Deaf conference is scheduled to take place in Montreal, Quebec, Canada from August 6 – 11, 2013.  Learn more.

Deaf Lesbian Festival 2014 Committee

Deaf Lesbian Festival 2014 Committee

The next Deaf Lesbian Festival will take place from June 4-8, 2014, in Phoenix, Arizona.  The 2014 DLF Committee is already hard at work organizing the event.  Committee members are (as pictured) Erica Calders, Carol Newman, Kathleen Ferguson, Delynn Saunders, Donna Neri, and Suzi Scaletta. Not shown, but also part of the committee, Jennifer Simpson and Sharon Levine.