Dr. Angélica Pérez-Litwin Launches ELLA Leadership Institute, a professional development platform Latina professionals

ELLA Leadership Institute, Latina leadership, ELLA Leadership Network

For Immediate Release: Announcing the Official Launch of ELLA Leadership Institute and Inaugural Annual Conference at Columbia University New York, NY | March 11, 2013 – The Ella Leadership Institute is the first professional development platform to launch this 2013 for Latina women whose participation will advance their careers and leadership, and connect them to a network […]

FREE EVENT: Hapa Japan Festival & Conference in Los Angeles {APR 2-6, 2013}

Hapa Japan Festival, conference, mixed race, los angeles, california, multiracial

Hapa Japan Festival is a FREE EVENT celebrating mixed-race and mixed-roots Japanese people and culture.  The event will take place on April 2-6, 2013 in Los Angeles, and will include a concert featuring hapa artists, a comedy night at East West Players, readings by award-winning authors, a historical exhibit at the Japanese American National Museum, film screenings […]

Call for Submissions: TFW Forum on “Race, Racism, and Anti-Racism within Feminisms” {Deadline MAR 31}

via The Feminist Wire Recent critiques of “white feminist” silence surrounding the misogynist attack against nine-year old actress Quvenzhané Wallis, coupled with – what seems to be – a ubiquitous and ever-growing culture of indifference regarding violence against women of color in general, and “white feminist” taciturnity and/or insensitivity in light of the same, in […]

Interracial Dating Confession: “I worried what my friends would say”

interracial dating, what will my friends say

Interracial Dating Confession: “I worried what my friends would say” This story first appeared on MusingMomma.com I’ve written this post and rewritten it and started it over at least three times now, until finally I resolved to just write it! And I realized that trying to capture the experience of being in an interracial marriage and […]