Sonoma State University Women's and Gender Studies Department presents

QUEER MIRRORS

Reflections on Gender and Power

A 15 week lecture series - WGS 301 - Free to the Public (parking fee $2.50)

TUESDAYS 7-8:30pm

RACHEL CARSON HALL 68

Jan. 30- Changing Our Minds: The Life of Evelyn Hooker
Video presentation

Feb. 6 - QUEER IDENTITIES OVER TIME
Julia Allen, Assistant Professor of English and Mary Elliott, Lecturer, WGS, SSU

Feb. 13 - CONVERTING A MINORITY INTO AN ELITE
Bob Tellander, Professor of Sociology, SSU

Feb. 20 - CHANGING HOMOPHOBIA TO HOMOPHILIA: A HANDS ON WORKSHOP
Matthew Long and Laurel Holmstrom, SSU

Feb. 27 - SAME SEX, OTHER PLACES: A COMPARATIVE VIEW OF HOMOSEXUALITIES
Jeffrey M. Dickemann, Emeritus Professor of Anthropology, SSU

Mar. 6- Reflections/Discussions

Mar. 13 - QUEER GENDER IDENTITIES IN CYBERSPACE
Lisa Nakamura, Assistant Professor of English, SSU

Mar. 20 - QUEER LANGUAGE STUDY OF QUEER STORIES:
PATTERNS IN LESBIAN NARRATIVES
Birch Moomwoman-Baird, Lecturer, English, SSU

Mar. 27 - WHAT DOES QUEERNESS BRING TO OUR SPIRITUALITY?
Panel Discussion: M. Macha Nightmare - Reclaiming Witch and Author, Sister Merry Peter of the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, Daniel Potapshyn of Gay Spirit and Merton Preston of Gay Catholics

Apr. 3 - DRAG KINGS AND DRAG QUEENS!
Performance and discussion

Apr. 10 - SPRING RECESS - NO LECTURE

Apr. 17 - WHAT'S GREAT ABOUT HAVING QUEER KIDS/PARENTS?
Members of PFLAG and children of gay parents

Apr. 24 - QUEER YOUTH: CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES
Stefan Bialosiewicz, Director PFLAG North Bay Safe Schools Program

May 1 - QUEER OR NOT: WHAT SCIENCE TELLS US!
Gregory Crow, Professor of Nursing, SSU

May 8 - SPECIAL RIGHTS VS. CIVIL RIGHTS
MaryClare Lawrence, Attorney at Law
Colin Close, Activist/Citizen

May 15 - QUEER MIRRORS: WHAT HAVE WE SEEN
Discussion

 

Sonoma State Unversity is located at 1801 E. Cotati Ave, Rohnert Park, CA 94928

Lecture series facilitated by Laurel Holmstrom. Call 664-2801 for information.

Questions for essays
How to Write an Essay for This Class