Daniel Hernandez, Jr.

Where

Gallery Lounge
Room: Gallery Lounge
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When

Thu, 10/17/2013 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Growing up poor, gay, and Hispanic in America and with recent political actions in Arizona portraying the state as a haven for intolerance, the rise of a gay Hispanic hero in the middle of a sometimes hostile environment is a story that offers us lessons for our future as a country increasing in diversity.

Hernandez talks about his difficult journey overcoming discrimination in language, ethnicity, poverty, and sexual orientation, and why he loves being an American.