Thursday, October 10th:    ------------------------------

Location: Portland State University, Multicultural Student Center 1825 SW Broadway, Portland, OR 97201 (2nd Floor)


6:00pm-8:00pm

  • Conference Kick-Off Event: Screening of La Serenata
    ​written by Ernesto Martinez, directed by Adelina Anthony

  • Q&A Panel Immediately after screening Light Refreshments Served
  • Registration Table Available

Friday, October 11th:    ------------------------------

Location: Native American Student and Community Center at Portland State University 710 SW Jackson Street, Portland, OR 97201

  • Panels and Workshops also in Cramer Hall (CR) 1721 SW Broadway, Portland, OR 97201 and Smith Memorial Student Union (SMSU) 1825 SW Broadway, Portland, OR 97201
  • Registration Available All Day in SMSU


8:00 am – 8:50 am.          AJAAS 101 Facilitated by AJAAS Board Members
                                        Native American Student and Community Center Room 150

9:00 am – 9:30 am.          Welcome and Opening Ceremony
                                        Blessing by Brianna C. Bragg (Breakfast provided)

9:40 am – 10:55 am.        Session 1: Concurrent panels/presentations/performances

11:15 am- 12:15 pm.       Lunch Provided by Taco King
                                        Native American Student and Community Center 710 SW Jackson Street,                                         Portland, OR 97201

12:15 pm – 1:30 pm.       Community Leadership Awards

** Plenary II: “Charla con Jennicet Gutierrez: A Conversation with Úmi Vera about Trans Queer Migrants Fighting for Liberation" **
Location: Native American Student and Community Center 110


1:40 pm – 2:55pm.         Session 2: Concurrent panels/presentations/performances


3:05pm – 4:20 pm.         Session 3: Concurrent panels/presentations/performances


4:30 pm - 5:45 pm.        Session 4: Concurrent panels/presentations/performances


6:30 pm – 7:30 pm.        Dinner (on your own)


** 7:45-9:45 pm.   Noche de Jotería: A Night of Performances
Location: Regional Arts and Culture Council - 411 NW Park Ave.

Portland, Oregon 97209



Saturday, October 12th:    ------------------------------

Location: Portland State University


8:00 am - 9:00 am.          Breakfast/Brief Opening (muffins, donuts, fruit, coffee/tea)                                                         Multicultural Student Center - Smith Memorial Building


9:00 am – 10:15 am.        Session 5: Concurrent panels/presentations/performances


10:25 am – 11:40 am.       Session 6: Concurrent panels/presentations/performances


1:50 pm – 12:50 pm.         Lunch (On your Own)


1:00 pm – 3:00 pm.           Jotería on Film: Queer Short Film from AJAAS

                                         Multicultural Student Center-PSU


3:10 pm – 4:25 pm.          Session 7: Concurrent panels/presentations/performances


4:35 pm – 5:50 pm.          Session 8: Concurrent panels/presentations/performances


6:15 pm – 6:30 pm.          Closing Remarks


6:30 pm - 7:30 pm. Fandango Performance

Multicultural Student Center Smith Memorial Building


Sunday, October 13th:    ------------------------------

Location: Portland State University


9:00 am  - 10:45 pm.       AJAAS Business Meeting


11:00 am.                        Drag Brunch at Red Radisson Hotel
                                        (Reservations Required)


3:00 pm - 5:00 pm.          AJAAS Outdoor Outing, if weather permits

Entre ríos y fronteras: Reframing Jotería Futurity and Kinship

Association for Jotería Arts,

Oregon 2019:

Our Conference Program

Activism, and Scholarship