Keep Our Families Together!
Taller Tupac Amaru
This poster is unusual in combining two themes—immigration and LGBTQ rights—that are rarely combined. Lesbian, Gay, and Queer families are impacted not only by racially discriminatory immigration laws but by heterosexist reunification laws that keep bi-national partners and their children from being together. This print honors those struggling families who are victims of these policies.
This is one of a 5 part poster series produced for the historic conference convened by TIGRA (Transnational Institute for Grassroots Research and Action) that took place in May 2008 in
Keep Our Families Together! is included in two CSPG exhibitions:
Out of the Closet & Into the Streets—
Posters of LGBTQ Struggles & Celebrations
Currently on display at:
ONE Archives Gallery & Museum through September 26, 2010
Saturday & Sunday: 1-5
No Human Being is Illegal—
Posters on the Myths and Realities of the Immigrant Experience
Selections from this exhibition, including the poster of the week, are currently on display at:
July 10 through August 8, 2010
Tue-Thurs 10-4 pm; Sat-Sun 10-4 pm