All events will be held from 4:20-6:10pm in the Case Lounge, Room 701 of Jerome Greene Hall, 435 W. 116th Street. The events are free and open to the public, no RSVP necessary. Readings for all workshops will be circulated in advance.
September 18—Hate Crimes/Bullying Laws: Eliza Byard, Executive Director, GLSEN Richard Kim, Executive Editor, The Nation
April 22—Queering Tradition: Pam Spees, Senior Staff Attorney, Center for Constitutional Rights Anne Pellegrini, Professor of Performance Studies and Religious Studies, and Director of the Center for the Study of Gender & Sexuality, New York University
November 13—Immigration, Citizenship, & Belonging: Iván Espinoza-Madrigal, Staff Attorney, Lambda Legal Siobhan Somerville, Associate Professor of English, Gender and Women's Studies, and African American Studies, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Siobhan Somerville, The Queer Geopolitics of Birth: Jus Soli in Global Perspective
Brief Of Amici Curiae Lambda Legal, German Lopez Berera aka Karolina Lopez Berera, Petitioner, v. Eric H. Holder, Jr. Attorney General, Respondent
November 27—Queering Race/Racing Queer: Aisha Moodie-Mills, Center for American Progress Advisor, LGBT Policy & Racial Justice Russell Robinson, Professor of Law, University of California, Berkeley