Past Events

Transgender Day of Remembrance Virtual Vigil

Date: 11/19/2020 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Location: Zoom

black background with a white lit candle and glowing halos of flame in the distance. Text reads: “In observance of Transgender Day of Remembrance, please join us to honor the memory of Ashley Moore and the 50 transgender lives lost this year.

Thursday, November 19. 2020 | 6:00PM | Click here to view event video

Honoring Miss Pucci Revlon: A Tribute and Conversation About Newark Transgender History

Date: 07/17/2020 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Location: WebEx

The Queer Newark Oral History Project will host a conversation about Newark transgender history, featuring some of our interviewees, and a special tribute to Miss Pucci Revlon as part of the Newark Pride celebration.

Live on WebEx, Friday, July 17 from 5-6:30pm:

WALK WITH US for Black Queer Lives

Date: 06/07/2020 - 1:45pm
Location: March begins at Ivy Hill Park, Newark (Mt. Vernon Place and Seton Hall University Newark, NJ).
protestors holding sign that black queer lives matter

Come walk with LGBTQ organizations and allied partners in support of Black Lives Matter!

Queer Newark Listening Session at MASCARA XI

Date: 11/20/2019 - 12:00am
Location: Paul Robeson Campus Center, Essex Room, Rutgers University-Newark
During The African American Office of Gay Concerns annual MASCARA Conference, members of the Queer Newark Oral History Project will host a pop-up listening session, which will feature audio clips from interviews with our trans community members on the themes of art and activism, transition, and queer spaces, and visuals from our At Home In Newark: Stories

She Like Girls by Chisa Hutchinson: A Staged Reading

Date: 10/24/2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Location: Bradley Hall Theatre, Rutgers University-Newark, 110 Warren St, Newark, NJ 07102

Yendor Theatre Company, in partnership with the Queer Newark Oral History Project, presents a staged reading of She Like Girls, the GLAAD award-winning play, written by Chisa Hutchinson and directed by Andrew Binger.