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Jewish Trans Brazil: Identity, Activism & Music

Monday, October 19, 2020 at 5:00pm to 6:15pm

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Come learn how Jewish transgender Brazilians are building visibility within São Paulo's straight Jewish spaces and Christian LGBTQ spaces. We'll hear from the Latin grammy-winning musician Assucena Assucena and her fellow artist and activist, Lilyth Ester Grove. Together, Assucena and Lilyth will share their firsthand insights on trans Jewish Brazilian struggles and successes today.

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Sponsored by the Cornell Jewish Studies Program with support from the Feminist, Gender & Sexuality Studies Program; Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Studies Program; Latin American Studies Program; and the Departments of Comparative Literature, English, Near Eastern Studies, and Romance Studies

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Jewish Studies Program


Latin American Studies, nescal, middleeasterncal, complit, fgsscal, lgbtstudiescal, cashum, jwstcal, caspma, cascal, Romance Studies



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Ayla Cline


Assucena Assucena and Lilyth Ester Grove

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