Pan Asian American Heritage Month 2020 Keynote

Event time: 
Sunday, March 1, 2020 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Linsly-Chittenden Hall (LC ), 102 See map
63 High Street
New Haven, CT 06511
Calendar Speaker/Performer: 
Cecilia Chung
Event description: 

Fierce activist and icon Cecilia Chung’s keynote for Pan Asian American Heritage Month 2020 is entitled, “View from the Intersection: How race and gender impact my American life.”

As an Asian transgender woman living with HIV, she is an internationally recognized civil rights leader and pioneer who has dedicated herself to ending stigma, discrimination, and violence in all communities. Cecilia’s life story was portrayed in the ABC miniseries, When We Rise.