This listserv has been created for the benefit of the SOUTH ASIAN* QUEERS** LIVING IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA ONLY.
* South Asian here means those born in Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Burma (Myanmar), India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Tibet or are of South Asian descent and/or who identify themselves as South Asian.
** Queers - Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgendered, Intersex, Queer and Questioning.
Postings can cover a variety of themes including coming out, support, culture, politics, organizing, events, as well as poetry, essays, fiction and other expressions of queer desi creativity. Who knows, you might even meet that special someone!
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Also, please visit the SATRANG (formerly known as Trikone Los Angeles) website at www.satrang.org. There you can get information regarding the South Asian queer events taking place in Southern California.
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