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Living Altars: Disabled QTBIPOC Transforming Pandemic Grief (Virtual Event)

On Wednesday, June 15th at 7PM PT, come witness legendary disabled QTBIPOC writers—living and dead—share work about grief, survival and the futures we’re dreaming despite everything. Register here. Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha is a queer disabled writer, space creator, couch and porch witch and disability justice movement worker of Burgher/Tamil Sri Lankan and Irish/ Galicia Roman […]

National Accessibility Week with We Move Together (Virtual Event)

On Saturday, June 4, 2022 at 11am ET, join authors Anne McGuire and Kelly Fritsch and illustrator Eduardo Trejos for a reading and discussion on We Move Together. Register here! If you need support with registration, please contact Rebecca at rebecca.wood@cilt.ca or call 416-599-2458 ext 291 This event will have CART (Communication Access Realtime Translation), ASL to […]

Accessible Artmaking & Book Giveaway with We Move Together

In partnership with the Arts Access, Durham County Library is hosting an artmaking and movement program inspired by the disabled joy of We Move Together, a new picture book by Kelly Fritsch, Anne McGuire, and Eduardo Trejos. Attendees will also get a free copy of the book! In addition to group art, ComMotion – Community In Motion, will be providing […]

CARE Keynote with Alexis Pauline Gumbs and Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha (Virtual Event)

On Wednesday, May 18th at 12pm CST, join Alexis Pauline Gumbs and Leak Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha for a virtual discussion on rethinking forms and possibilities of care/carework hosted by Alice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities at Northwestern. Register here! As the pandemic continues alongside the onslaught of state sanctioned violence internationally and locally—from war to policing […]

Celebrating We Move Together and You Know, Sex!

On Sunday, May 15th at 3pm-5pm EDT, celebrate A Book for Every Body with We Move Together and You Know, Sex!   A Book for Every Body will celebrate the launch of the third book in Cory Silverberg and Fiona Smyth’s award winning series and the one year anniversary of Kelly Fritsch, Anne McGuire, and Eduardo Trejos’ […]

Teaching Disability Justice with We Move Together (Virtual Workshop)

On Thursday, May 5th at 3:30pm, join the writers and illustrator of We Move Together for Brooklyn Public Library’s Early Childhood Symposium Workshop: Teaching Disability Justice with We Move Together! Register here. In this workshop, educators will explore: What is intersectionality and how do multiple identities (race, gender) impact young children with disabilities? How does intersectionality […]

FOLD Kids Book Fest

In early November, join us for a webinar with the authors Kelly Fritsch, Anne McGuire, and illustrator Eduardo Trejos to discuss We Move Together at the FOLD Canada Kids Book Fest. Registration opens October 14, be sure to register here! A bold and colorful exploration of all the ways that people navigate through the spaces […]