Date And Time
Thu, November 7, 2019
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM PDT
The Frida Cinema
305 E 4th St #100, Santa Ana, CA 92701
Luis Gómez moved to the United States at the age of 14 from Veracruz, Mexico and currently works at the LGBT Center OC as the Immigration Resources Specialist. He joined the Center’s team in 2015 after obtaining his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology and Social Behavior from the University of California, Irvine. A beneficiary of the California Dream Act and DACA, Luis provides immigration resources to local LGBTQ individuals and fosters increased awareness and understanding about the intersectionalities of the immigrant and LGBTQ communities.
Jonelle Strickland teaches research writing and first-year composition in the School of Criminal Justice at California State University Long Beach and in the English department at Santiago Canyon College, respectively. She is proud to be a Dreamer Ally and an advocate for all of her students.
Chapters will be featured during the Orange County Placemaking Roadshow. The tour is scheduled to visit Muzeo Museum and Cultural Center in Anaheim, Muckenthaler Cultural Center in Fullerton, The Frida Cinema in Santa Ana, and venues in Costa Mesa and Orange. For more information about programs and guests please visit: heritagefuture.org/placemaking-roadshow
This project was made possible with support from Chapman University, The California Civil Liberties Public Education Program, a state-funded grant project of the California State Library and from California Humanities, a non-profit partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities. Visit chapman.edu, library.ca.gov and calhum.org. Join our mailing list and subscribe to the Creative + Cultural Podcast on Apple or Spotify.