Reina Gossett

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READ: Marsha P. Johnson Film Archivist Issues Statement Supporting Accusations of Theft

Kamran Shahrary: “Based on what I have seen, undoubtedly someone at some point made heavy usage of [Reina Gossett’s] work and research, and to say this didn’t happen is a bold-faced lie, which flies in the face of all available evidence.”

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ICYMI: Filmmaker Reina Gossett Says 'Death and Life of Marsha P. Johnson' Director Stole Her Work

“This kind of extraction/excavation of Black life, disabled life, poor life, trans life is so old and so deeply connected to the violence Marsha had to deal with throughout her life.”