Monday, March 6, 2017
04:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Seven Hills Conference Center
College of Health & Social Sciences
Dr. Genny Beemyn, director of the Stonewall Center at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, delivers the second annual De Cecco Lecture in LGBT Studies. Beemyn has published and spoken extensively on the experiences and needs of transgender people, particularly the lives of gender-nonconforming student. This includes eight edited books/journal issues, such as special issues of the Journal of LGBT Youth on Trans Youth and Supporting Transgender and Gender-Nonconforming Children and Youth and a special issue of the Journal of Homosexuality on LGBTQ Campus Experiences.