Our wonderful Kaleidoscope Board Member, Luckie Alexander, is the author of a new book, The In Between. As Luckie describes, this book is a window into Luckie’s mind as a black artist, advocate, activist, and family transman. Filled with stories, poems, thoughts, and visual art that represent the joy, anger, and epiphanies of Luckie’s journey through gender, emotion, struggle and triumph – this is truly a book to be enjoyed and celebrated.
Luckie is the CEO and founder of Invisible Men, he has a passion for Gender and Social Justice and is very committed to giving back to the community through education, training, and awareness. He is a member of many organizations including, CHIPTS CAB Co Chair, Los Angeles County HIV Commission Co Chair, a proud member & Historian of the Brown Boi Project and a current member and past Chair of the Trans Advisory Board of West Hollywood. He has received several awards for his advocacy work including the title of Mr. Quest 2018, Stonewall Democratic Club’s Trailblazer Award and BMP’s Lou Sullivan Award in 2020 for the work he does centered around transmasculine individuals in the HIV/AIDS arena and The Williams’ Institute Unity Award 2022. He was the Assistant Strategy Director for the historic 2019 National Trans Visibility March and was recognized by the Library Of Congress for creating the National Trans Visibility March website. His experience spans 20+ years in capacities such as Workforce Development Director, SGA Leadership in Utah, AB109 homeless shelter program manager, Peer Mentor for homeless LGBTQI 16-24 youth in Las Vegas Nv. and entrepreneur. A frequent motivational speaker, Luckie shares his trans experience and strives to create awareness of the transgender community. He is also the artist responsible for the 2020 Hollywood “All Black Lives Matter” mural and a new author of “The In Between”.
To celebrate the release of the book, Kaleidoscope is raffling off a signed copy to the lucky winner. To enter the raffle, please enter your email address in the box below. The winner’s name will be drawn at Luckie’s book signing which will be scheduled in February 2023.