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Early Bird warning Early bird price available until June 18 or sold out

Natural hair drawings by artist Sal Steiner

Trauma, Tresses, & Truth:

  Untangling Our Hair Through Personal Narrative

A Virtual Natural Hair Conference

A limited number of Early Bird discount tickets will be available from June 7-18, 2021 only, on a first-come, first-served basis! Add yourself to the Early Bird Rate list at NaturalHairConference@Gmail.com. This list will close once the Early Bird slots have been filled.*

Learn more at https://shuffle.do/projects/trauma-tresses-truth-untangling-our-hair-through-personal-narrative

*General registration opens June 19 at standard ticket rates.

PANELS include:

*Race, Stigma, and the Politics of Black Hair

*Natural Hair and the Cultural Violence of Identity Erasure

*Pelo Malo Y Pelo Bueno: Afro Latinas Who Rose Above

*When Children’s Hair Breaks School Rules

*History of the The Tignon Hair Laws: A Historical Perspective

*Is Hair Discrimination Race Discrimination?

*How Natural Black Hair Became A Civil Rights Issue

*Getting to the Root of Afrolatina Hair

*The CROWN Act: An Overview of Senate Bill 188


WORKSHOPS include:

*Narrativa la Cicatrización: Escribe Sobre Nuestro Cabello

*Headwraps, Turban & Scarf Styles

*Narrative Healing: Writing Our Hair

Until the conference starts