Saturday, October 14, 2023 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM MST
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Mesa Community College - Navajo Room 
1833 W. Southern Avenue
Mesa, AZ 85202

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Nelly Queen: The Life and Times of José Sarria - Film Screening and Q&A 

Join us for a special screening of the documentary Nelly Queen: The Life and Times of José Sarria. This documentary resurrects the forgotten legacy of an LGBTQ trailblazer and pioneering drag performer. The film will be introduced by director Joe Castel, producer Mario Novoa and members of the Imperial Court of Arizona. And join us after for celebration at Meño's Place Taco Shop.

This program is cohosted by Arizona Humanities and Mesa Community College. This program is made possible in part with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities United We Stand Initiative.

The Maricopa County Community College District (MCCCD) is an EEO/AA institution and an equal opportunity employer of protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, or national origin. A lack of English language skills will not be a barrier to admission and participation in the career and technical education programs of the District.

The Maricopa County Community College District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability or age in its programs or activities. For Title IX/504 concerns, call the following number to reach the appointed coordinator: (480) 731-8499. For additional information, as well as a listing of all coordinators within the Maricopa College system, visit http://www.maricopa.edu/non-discrimination.