Meet Our Speaker: Samantha Master (“The New Black”)

Samantha Master is a guest speaker for our Q&A following Community Cinema [DC] presentations of THE NEW BLACK at the Washington DCJCC (5/18), Hill Center (5/20), and Busboys and Poets (6/22).

Samantha appears in THE NEW BLACK and currently serves as the Youth and Campus Engagement Assistant with the Human Rights Campaign where she engages and builds with students, faculty and administrators at historically black colleges and universities (HBCU) to move forward LGBT inclusion on these campuses. She is also a member of the Beyond 100 Movement where she serves in training and capacity building.

Tonight on #OVEE Alice Walker kicks off #SheDocs online Film Festival

SheDocs_14-Mosaic_397x225_v1Get on line for the #SheDocs online Film Festival during the month of March (Women’s History Month).

“Mis Quince Años” – “Las Marthas” (Busboys and Poets) January 26

PGQ_PGSuiteQuinceañera can cost as much as a wedding. But the Prince George’s County’s Department of Parks and Recreation has made the Quinceañera affordable for girls as part of the 12 week “Mis Quince Años” program. “Besides offering a very complete and tailored youth program that also embraces family and cultural values, we try to fulfill the recreational needs of teen girls,” because many teen girls do not participate in after-school recreational activities,“ says the program director Lourdes Sulc. The culminating event is the Quinceañera. Read more.

Find out more about the “Mis Quince Años” program following ITVS Community Cinema [DC] screening of LAS MARTHAS, Sunday, January 26 at 5 PM, Busboys and Poets, 2021 14th Street, NW. Reserve using the form below or call 202-939-0794.