BC Jewish Queer and Trans Oral History Project
March 2020 – ongoing
First of its kind BC project coordinated by Carmel Tanaka publicly hi-lighting the embodied intersection of Jewishness and Queerness. Mickey was involved in the initial advocacy, transcription, and was trained as an oral history interviewer by JMABC.
Mickey is also a JQT juror for the upcoming Chosen Family exhibition hosted by the Sidney and Gertrude Zack Gallery at the JCC
The project was covered by the Jewish Independent, more information and updates can be found on the JQT website
This multi-phase project is a partnership between Jewish Museum and Archives of BC (JMABC) and Jewish Queer & Trans (JQT) Vancouver