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Canaries In A Mine: Trans* Educators’ Multiple Roles in Higher Education
Wednesday, October 17, 2018
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Frick Center, Founders Lounge
Office of Communications and Public Affairs
The William R. Johnson Intercultural Lecture
Dr. S. Simmons highlights the stories of trans* people in post-secondary education. A full-time lecturer at the University of Chicago, Simmons explores the discrimination, invisibility, harassment as well as community, solidarity and resistance experienced by/with trans* educators. The goal: to illuminate expanded concepts of gender, identity and experiences in the hope that we all can live, learn and work in affirming, liberating environments.
This event is co-sponsored by The Honors Program and the Office of Diversity and Inclusion.