World AIDS Day Celebration + Book Launch: Karma Chávez + María Limón: The Borders of AIDS: Race, Quarantine, and Resistance

Celebration of World AIDS Day

The Borders of AIDS: Race, Quarantine, and Resistance 

Karma Chávez in Conversation with María Limón 

++ Outdoors and in person at The Tree Garden located at 638 Tillery St. 78702 ++

Register below- RSVP required!

https://www.treegarden.org/rsvp/p/worldaidsday?fbclid=IwAR18A-QTIYCrdc-OsAYNYtrne9tfFwF53w2ItYKQQd3HJ56DIfJ-BjTkk7c

  • Listen to a Reading by Dr. Karma Chávez & Learn through her interview with poet, writer, and activist María Limón

  • Readings from the Poetry of AIDS- historical and contemporary

  • Browse books for sale by BookWoman

  • Engage in community conversation + Enjoy light refreshment

  • Free + Open to the public

Karma R. Chávez teaches, writes, and currently serves as chair in the Department of Mexican American and Latina/o Studies at the University of Texas at Austin . She has published four co-edited volumes; a book of interviews called Palestine on the Air (U of Illinois Press, 2019); and monographs entitled Queer Migration Politics: Activist Rhetoric and Coalitional Possibilities (U of Illinois Press, 2013) and The Borders of AIDS: Race, Quarantine, and Resistance (U of Washington Press, 2021).

María Limón, a native of El Paso, has worked with the LBTQ Family Violence and Latinx communities, as well as working to support queer Latina/o communities being decimated by AIDS in the 1980s in Austin. She currently works at the University of Colorado in Denver for the Center for Domestic Violence.

* Donations will benefit allgo.org + Support their meaningful mission to create a just + equitable society that celebrates and nurtures vibrant queer people of color communities through cultural arts, wellness, and social justice programming.

Event date: 
Wednesday, December 1, 2021 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Event address: 
The Tree Garden
638 Tillery St.
Austin, TX 78702
The Borders of AIDS: Race, Quarantine, and Resistance (Decolonizing Feminisms) Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780295748979
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Published: University of Washington Press - June 28th, 2021

Queer and Trans Migrations: Dynamics of Illegalization, Detention, and Deportation (Dissident Feminisms) Cover Image
By Eithne Luibheid (Editor), Karma R. Chavez (Editor), AB Brown (Contributions by), Julio Capo, Jr. (Contributions by), Anna Carastathis (Contributions by), Jack Caraves (Contributions by), Karma R. Chavez (Contributions by), Ryan Conrad (Contributions by), Katherine Fobear (Contributions by), Monisha Das Gupta (Contributions by), Jamila Hammami (Contributions by), Edward Ou Jin Lee (Contributions by), Leece Lee-Oliver (Contributions by), Eithne Luibheid (Contributions by), Hana Masri (Contributions by), Yasmin Nair (Contributions by), Bamby Salcedo (Contributions by), Fadi Saleh (Contributions by), Elif Sari (Contributions by), Rafael Ramirez Solorzano (Contributions by), José Guadalupe Herrera Soto (Contributions by), Myrto Tsilimpounidi (Contributions by), Suyapa Portillo Villeda (Contributions by), Sasha Wijeyeratne (Contributions by), Ruben Zecena (Contributions by)
$31.19
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ISBN: 9780252085239
Published: University of Illinois Press - October 13th, 2020

Queer Migration Politics: Activist Rhetoric and Coalitional Possibilities (Feminist Media Studies) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780252079580
Published: University of Illinois Press - October 16th, 2013

Palestine on the Air (Common Threads) Cover Image
By Karma R. Chavez (Editor), Michael Ezra (Preface by)
$31.19
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ISBN: 9780252084850
Published: University of Illinois Press - October 11th, 2019