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October 1, 2016
Writing Our Past With a Future in Sight: On Writing Queer Brown Voices for Queers of Color
2:30 pm - 4:15 pm 1.77
Letitia “Leti” Gómez has been a Latina lesbian activist since joining the Gay Chicano Caucus in Houston in 1982. She served as president of ENLACE, the D.C. Metropolitan Coalition of Latino/a Lesbians and Gays, and co-founder (1986) and executive director (1993-1996) of LLEGÓ, the first D.C.-based national Latina/o LGBT organization. She has served on the boards of DC Council on Women and AIDS, the National Gay Lesbian Health Foundation, Whitman-Walker Clinic, the Latino/a LGBT History Project, Many Voices, La Trenza Leadership, as well as advisory boards of the Lesbian Services Program and the Rainbow History Project.