Reframing Transgender Violence
Thursday, January 24th - Friday, January 25th, 2019
Columbia Law School - Jerome Greene Annex
410 West 117th Street
(Entrance via Wien Courtyard on West 116th Street, between Amsterdam Avenue and Morningside Drive)
This Program is Co-hosted by the Center for the Study of Social Difference, the Center for Law and Culture, the Heyman Center for the Humanities, and the Center for Gender and Sexuality Law
On Thursday, January 24th and Friday, January 25th, 2019, we are pleased to co-host a Conference Program comprising critical conversations, panels, and presentations, on Reframing Transgender Violence.
Reframing Transgender Violence is the final public workshop of the Reframing Gendered Violence project at the Center for the Study of Social Difference at Columbia University. Reframing Gendered Violence opens up a critical global conversation among scholars and practitioners that recasts the problem of violence against women as it is currently discussed in a wide range of fields, both academic and policy-oriented, including human rights, public health, journalism, law, feminist studies, literature, sociology, religious studies, anthropology, and history.
The program will feature moderated discussions scholars in Gender Studies, Critical Race Theory, Sociology and Anthropology, including:
C. Riley Snorton
Associate Professor, Africana Studies, Cornell University
Visiting Assistant Professor of Anthropology and Gender Studies, Brown University
Federal Public Prosecutor's Office, Rio de Janeiro
Joss Taylor Greene
Ph.D. Candidate, Sociology, Columbia University
Ph.D. Candidate, Rutgers University
Community Archivist and Student Organizer, Barnard Center for Research on Women
Associate Professor of American Studies, University of Maryland
Staff Attorney, The Center for Constitutional Rights
Postdoctoral Research Associate, Princeton University
The Schedule of Talks for the program is as follows:
Thursday, January 24th
Catherine Clune-Taylor in conversation with Asli Zengin
4:15 pm - 6:00 pm
Friday, January 25th
Sergio Suiama in conversation with Chinyere Ezie
10:15 am - 11:30 am
C. Riley Snorton in conversation with Christina B. Hanhardt
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Joss Taylor Greene in conversation with Che Gossett
2:45 pm - 3:45pm
This event is free and open to the public. RSVP is recommended.
For questions about this program, contact Megan Cheah, Coordinator for the Center for the Study of Law and Culture, at [email protected] or (212) 854-0722.
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