Asha Leong papers
Scope and Contents of the Papers
The Asha Leong papers, 1977-2019, consist of flyers, correspondence, newspaper clippings, t-shirts, a small number of periodicals, event materials, buttons, and media. The materials relate to Leong's work with the LGBTQ community throughout the southeast, and organizations such as South Carolina Equality Coalition, 9to5 Working Women, and the National LGBTQ Task Force, which organizes the Creating Change conference.
- Creation: 1977-2019
- Leong, Asha (Donor, Person)
Restrictions on Access
Collection is open for research use. Access to materials with personal or sensitive information is restricted for 75 years from the date of creation.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
Georgia State University is the owner of the physical collection and makes reproductions available for research, subject to the copyright law of the United States and item condition. Georgia State University may or may not own the rights to materials in the collection. It is the researcher's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and obtain permission from the copyright holder before publication, reproduction, or display of the materials beyond what is reasonable under copyright law. Researchers may quote selections from the collection under the fair use provision of copyright law.
Biography of Asha Leong
Asha Leong is healer, coach and trainer focused on helping queer and trans people of color thrive. She is also an ordained earth-based healer with Awareness Insight Ministries, Inc., and has served various non-profit organizations dedicated to LGBTQ+ issues. In 2012, Leong founded the Sexual Liberation Collective for people who are passionate about healing and sexual liberation. She also serves on the Faculty for the Sex Track at Creating Change. Through her practice, Dreaming Desires, Leong helps queer and trans people of color heal from trauma, create relationships, life plan, name their desires, build queer family and manifest their personal vision of sexual liberation into the world. (From the Dreaming Desires website, https://www.dreamingdesires.com/)
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Language of Materials
The Asha Leong papers, 1977-2019, consist of flyers, correspondence, newspaper clippings, t-shirts, a small number of periodicals, event materials, buttons, and media. Asha Leong is healer, coach and trainer focused on helping queer and trans, people of color thrive.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated by Asha Leong, February 2019.
Processed by Holley Pernini, Spring-Summer 2019.
- Asha Leong:
- A Guide to Her Papers at Georgia State University Library
- Hal Hansen
- September 2019
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