schomburg event.jpg Panel Discussion: From the Margins - A Look at the Intersection of Race, Gender & Sexuality Date and Time: March 6, 2008 / 7:00 Eastern Drawing from the life and work of individuals such as Bayard Rustin and Huey P. Newton, the discussion will delve into the intersecting oppressions of race and sexuality, looking through the critical lens of where we have come from, the current state we are in and the struggle that continues into the future. Guest Speakers: Bill Perkins - NYS Senator of Harlem Marjorie Hill - Chief Executive Officer, Gay Men’s Health Crisis Kim Pearson - Professor of Journalism and Interactive Media, The College of New Jersey Bennett Singer - Producer/Director, Brother Outsider Edgar Rivera Colón - Fellow, Institute for Research on Women, Rutgers University Moderator: Donna Lieberman - Executive Director, NYCLU