Reframing Transgender Violence

Thursday, January 24, 2019 - Friday, January 25, 2019 Jerome Greene Hall (Law School), Jerome Greene Annex

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Free and open to the public

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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.

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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

Asli Zengin
Visiting Assistant Professor of Anthropology and Gender Studies, Brown University

Sergio Sulama
Federal Public Prosecutor's Office, Rio de Janeiro

Joss Taylor Greene
Ph.D. Candidate, Sociology, Columbia University

Che Gossett
Ph.D. Candidate, Rutgers University
Community Archivist and Student Organizer, Barnard Center for Research on Women

Christina Hanhardt
Associate Professor of American Studies, University of Maryland

Chinyere Ezie
Staff Attorney, The Center for Constitutional Rights

Catherine Clune-Taylor
Postdoctoral Research Associate, Princeton University

The Schedule of Talks for the program is as follows:

Thursday, January 24th

Joss Taylor Greene in discussion with Che Gossett
4:15 pm - 6:00 pm

Friday, January 25th

Sergio Sulama in discussion with Chinyere Ezie
10:15 am - 11:30 am

Catherine Clune-Taylor in discussion with Asli Zengin
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

C. Riley Snorton in discussion with Christina Hanhardt
2:45 pm - 3:45 pm

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.

Co-sponsors:
Queer Theory: Here, Now, and Everywhere working group at CSSD
Institute for Research on Women, Gender, and Sexuality
Just Societies Initiative
Center for Gender & Sexuality Law

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