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Gender Trouble

Exploring Why Gender Identity Is So Contested (Online)

2020-07-21 19:00:00 2020-07-21 20:15:00 America/New_York Gender Trouble Westlake Porter Public Library

Tuesday, July 21
7:00pm - 8:15pm

Add to Calendar 2020-07-21 19:00:00 2020-07-21 20:15:00 America/New_York Gender Trouble Join Dr. Molly Merryman as she shares historical and cultural context to trans and other non-binary gender identities. Westlake Porter Public Library

Join Dr. Molly Merryman as she shares historical and cultural context to trans and other non-binary gender identities.

In addition, video clips of British trans activists from the Queer Britain Museum's Virtually Queer project will offer a glimpse into some of the struggles and successes of activism from "across the pond." 

Molly Merryman, Ph.D. is the founding director of the Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality and an associate professor of Sociology at Kent State University. She is the research director for Queer Britain, the UK’s national LGBT Museum, and a visiting professor at the University of London-Goldsmiths. She is also a documentary filmmaker and author, whose scholarly work explores societal marginalization, with a particular focus on gender, gender identity, sexual orientation and race. She is the director and producer of nine documentary videos, which have screened and been broadcast internationally. At Kent State University, she was the founding director of the Women’s Center and was one of three faculty who started the first LGBTQ Studies program in Ohio. 

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About the library

Westlake Porter Public Library is an independent public library serving the residents of the city of Westlake, western Cuyahoga County and eastern Lorain County. The library is located at 27333 Center Ridge Road in Westlake, Ohio. Anyone who lives, works, owns property, or goes to school in Ohio can register for a free library card.

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