Climber slash designer slash developer. Hella gay. http://pronoun.is/she/her ><>
Rocks and websites.
I'm an enabler, but in a good way!
Zombie make-up artist.
Current contents of my fridge.
Most efficient method for shelling crab or crawfish.
Trish’s CreativeMornings activity
Favianna Rodriguez Q&A
I had a huge awakening. I was looking at this grown woman in dark blue prison scrubs, these convicted criminals, villains, that I had a bias against, and thought, this is about multiple generations of a family in crisis. This problem is so much bigger than I initially understood.
It is only when you can name your prison that you can do the terrifying, but life affirming and necessary work of setting yourself free.
Katie Ford Naming your prison
How do we envision a world that's gender free, where gender binaries don't exist?
The power of art is that it can ultimately transform what you see.
When we are fighting for change we are always in the 'NO'. We are saying NO to jails, NO don't cut this, NO don't deport my family. But what are we saying YES to?
I want women to have really good orgasms.
In the space of ideas is where we can be visionaries. We don't just need to fight for what we are against, we need to fight for the kind of society we want to build.
Art became a way for me to reclaim my humanity
Migration is in our DNA. When white folks move, it's seen as a good thing, they're settling new frontiers. When people of color move, it's a criminal act.
Art and culture allows us to see ourselves as multi-dimensional people.
In the space of "ideas" is where we can radically change systems. And that is, how do we completely re-envision our society?
Favianna Rodriguez Changing the Narratives
Nenna Joiner It's More Than Sex