CENTRAL IOWA TRANS LIVES FESTIVAL Call for Participant Submissions. March 22

WHO: CALLING ALL TRANSGENDER, GENDER QUEER, AND NON-BINARY:
  • ARTISTS
  • CRAFTSPERSONS
  • POETS
  • WRITERS
  • MUSICIANS
  • DANCERS
  • PERFORMERS
  • SINGERS
  • CHEFS
  • OTHER CREATORS
We are intentionally seeking to include the participation of trans people of color, who are often under-represented & unrecognized in our communities. Both trans adults & trans youth are also welcome to participate.
WHAT: In honor of the International Transgender Day of Visibility, the Central Iowa Trans Lives Festival will provide a safe space for trans adults & youth to celebrate & present their creative work to the LGBTQIA community & other allied members of the public. Sponsored by the Transgender Action Group of First Unitarian Church of Des Moines, an LGBTQIA Welcoming Congregation & member of the Unitarian Universalist Association. (More information available at www.ucdsm.org & www.uua.org.)
WHERE: First Unitarian Church, 1800 Bell Ave., Des Moines (ADA Accessible)
WHEN: Saturday, March 30, 2019, 2 – 6 p.m. (Set up 12 – 2 p.m.)
HOW: To submit a request to participate, please email transgender.action.group.UCDSM@gmail.com with your name, type of work, & if possible, samples of your work (e.g., photos, documents, video links, etc.). Someone will then contact you with further details & to coordinate participants’ needs. No submission or registration fee is required. Participants may offer works for sale, if applicable, & all sales proceeds belong to the participants.
SUBMISSION DEADLINE: March 22, 2019