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Kye Allums Presents: Who Am I? art showcase & book reading Thursday, April 30, 2015
Kye Allums is a 25-year-old, Minnesota raised, Queer Fluid Trans* Artist, Athlete, and Author of their first book, Who Am I? In 2011, Kye graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts from The George Washington University. During their time at GW, Kye also played Division I basketball for the women’s team. In 2010, Kye publicly came out and became the first Division I openly transgender athlete in NCAA history. On April 30th Kye Allums will be reading letters & poems from his first book, and showcasing artwork that was inspired by his experiences growing up in Minnesota as a young black girl, versus his experiences of living in Minnesota today, and being read as a young black guy.