Queer Cuir Feminist Group of the Americas Symposium

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Date & Time
September 20, 2019 - 1:00pm to 6:00pm
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery
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This is a public symposium of the Cuir Américas Working Group | Grupo de Trabajo Feminista/Queer/Cuir to advance the publication of two scholarly journal special issues that will appear in the United States (in English) and in Brazil (in Spanish and Portuguese). We aspire to create a public space at the University of Michigan for the discussion of LGBTQ Latinx, Indigenous, and Afro- diasporic gender and sexuality through this one-day public event. Our interdisciplinary, transnational, action-based, Latinx queer feminist scholarly group includes university-based scholars and independent scholars and activists who are involved in diverse educational initiatives in several Latin American countries and U.S. Latinx communities. We will host a panel discussion, a keynote speaker, and a reception. 

Find more information about the special issue of GLQ on Queer/Cuir Américas: Translation, Decoloniality, and the Incommensurable.

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Event Contact
Kate Klemm klemmkat@umich.edu
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