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Becoming Johanna

Monday, November 13, 2017 - 4:00pm

Location:
Northridge Center in the University Student Union
Cost:
Free


A Trans Awareness Week Event

Becoming Johanna

(2016, dir. Jonathan Skurnik) 27 min.

Film screening followed by a Q&A with Jonanna and the filmmaker, Jonathan Skurnik


When Johanna, a 16-year-old transgender Latina, begins her transition and gets kicked out of her home and school, she finds a foster family who loves her and a supportive school principal who helps her graduate and thrive.


The Pride Center and the Department of Communication Studies present this free screening of BECOMING JOHANNA followed by a special, thought-provoking"create your own superhero" activity celebrating transgender identitities and exploring issues faced within the trans community.

 

Performance Date:
Monday, Nov. 13, 2017 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Doors open at 3:30 p.m.


Venue:

Northridge Center in the University Student Union

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