Archive for April, 2012

  • Gearbits – April 2012

    The latest version of Gearbits is now available. Topics include: Film: Genderf*kation (April 28, 2012 social support meeting) Open Discussion (April 28, 2012 social support meeting) Susan Stryker (April 24, 2012 in Milwaukee) Meeting Follow-ups (resources from February and March meetings) Being Trans in America (link to video of Kate Bornstein and Mara Keisling) EEOC […]

  • Trans-themed films

    • Date: April 23rd, 2012
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    A handful of trans-themed films On February 25, 2012, FORGE screened “How Do I Look?” as part of Black History Month. Many people were interested in learning more about other trans-themed films. Here is a brief list. Some are available through Amazon.com or Netflix.com, while others may be more difficult to find.   [FORGE Follow-up […]

  • Trans-themed films

    A handful of trans-themed films On February 25, 2012, FORGE screened “How Do I Look?” as part of Black History Month. Many people were interested in learning more about other trans-themed films. Here is a brief list. Some are available through Amazon.com or Netflix.com, while others may be more difficult to find.   [FORGE Follow-up […]

  • Transgender Survivors: Statistics, Stories, Strategies

    • Date: April 17th, 2012
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    Archived Recording: [Recorded April 30, 2012] Description: This fast-paced webinar will encourage participants to expand their transgender vocabulary and conceptual framework(s), specifically in how they apply to transgender sexual assault survivors. Attendees will increase their ability to fluidly and respectfully interact with and serve transgender survivors and loved ones. Topics will include prevalence rates, barriers […]

  • Transgender 101: Serving Gender Variant Crime Victims

    • Date: April 17th, 2012
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    Did you miss the April 25, 2012 webinar? Sign up for the next Transgender 101 webinar – June 14, 2012 (2:00pm Central)   Listen to the archived recording!     Description: This fast-paced webinar is designed to assist victim service providers in better serving transgender survivors of sexual assault and other forms of violence. Many […]

  • Milwaukee Trans Community Mind-Map & Glossary

    Map of the Milwaukee (+) Trans Community: A Glossary Group brainstorm of who and how trans people are connected – March 24, 2012 [FORGE Follow-up Resources provide additional information requested at Milwaukee in-person support/informational meetings. These resources may contain links to specific resources, greater detail about a subject that emerged at the meeting, or a […]

  • Healthy sexuality & gender norms — Twitter Chat

    • Date: April 4th, 2012
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    It’s time… to tweet about it!  Join NSVRC (the National Sexual Violence Resource Center) for #TweetAboutIt Tuesdays. Healthy sexuality & gender norms Tuesday, April 10 @ 2pm EST Hosted by michael munson (@tgwarrior), advocate for the rights and lives of transgender individuals and executive director of FORGE.   Tweet about it! Tuesdays are healthy sexuality […]