Black+Queer+Human: A Conversation



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Black+Queer+Human: A Conversation is a one day symposium that attends to the present urgency of critical conversations from a queer perspective on black life and its complexity across space, place and time.

Black+Queer+Human foregrounds and is deeply invested in pushing the parameters of how black politics, culture, and everyday life - based on gender, sexuality, queerness, and class are experienced diasporically.

Bringing together scholars from different vantage points this symposium aims to offer alternative ways to re-imagine freedom, desire and pleasure, as a response to anti-blackness and state-violence.

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This event is free and open to the public.

Wednesday, Oct 7th 2015
9:00am - 8:00pm
William Doo Auditorium
45 Willcocks Street.
University of Toronto, St. George Campus
Toronto, ON    Canada
*Wheelchair Accessible

This event is organized by the Women and Gender Studies Institute (University of Toronto) and the Department of Historical Studies, Women and Gender Studies Program (University of Toronto, Mississauga) with the gracious support of its co-sponsors:

Dept. of Social Justice Education - OISE/University of Toronto
Munk School of Global Affairs - Center for the Study of the United States - University of Toronto
Dept. of History - University of Toronto
Dept. of Anthropology - University of Toronto
Cinema Studies Institute - University of Toronto
Center for Drama, Theatre and Performance Studies - University of Toronto
Mark S. Bonham Centre for Sexual Diversity Studies - University of Toronto



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