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Date: August 22, 2013 2:29:21 PM EDTTo: undisclosed-recipients:;Subject: Trans and Womyn’s Action Camp in MAINE!
PLEASE FORWARD WIDELY!You are invited to TWAC Maine!*Trans and/or Women’s Action Camp. October 19 – 21. Augusta region, Maine. **Who:* TWAC is an action camp for folks who identify as female and/ortrans, gender queer and gender variant. This space is not for people whowere assigned male identities and continue to identify that way. TWAC Maineaims to bring folks together to grow solidarity and community in our regionof the world.*What:* TWAC Maine is inspired by similar action camps around the country,committed to building safer spaces and united cultures of resistance. AtTWAC we will share campaign information, organizing and direct actionskills in a conscientious and empowering environment for voicesoften marginalized. At then end of the camp we will take collectiveaction, as decided by those who attend.TWAC Maine invites workshops that address anti-oppression,anti-colonialism, issues of economic, environmental, racial and socialjustice, direct action, community organizing and more! Please contact us ifyou would like to facilitate a workshop, or if there is an issue that youthink we should prioritize.*Logistics:* TWAC Maine will be two days of camping (indoor/outdoor) withthree meals a day. We will have a suggested donation for your time at camp,however no one will be turned away for lack of funds.TWAC Maine is committed to accessibility. Please let us know of any needsyou have relating to childcare, healthcare, ability, safer/accountablespaces, diet, expenses or other. There may be funds available if the costof transportation or lost wages would keep you from coming, especially ifyou are indigenous, a person of color, a directly affected communitymember, working class or trans. TWAC Maine recognizes that these voices aretoo often under-represented at action camps.*Get involved:* If you would like to help organize, propose a workshop, askquestions, share ideas, or inquire about our scholarship program, pleasesend us an e-mail! email@example.comPlease click here to register: http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/DML7F39.No one will be turned away, however it will be very helpful for organizersif you register before attending!For more info please contact twac.wordpress.com or call (207)495-3648