Punks @ 20: Revisiting Cathy Cohen’s Queer Coalitional Vision

color photograph of a protest march. Marchers of different races, ethnicities, and gender presentations carry a rainbow banner with the word "unite"
Participants : 

Speakers:

Aliyyah Abdur-Rahman, Associate Professor of African and Afro-American Studies, English & Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, Brandeis University
Jafari S. Allen, Associate Professor of Anthropology, University of Miami
Marlon M. Bailey, Associate Professor of Women and Gender Studies, Arizona State University
Christina Hanhardt, Associate Professor in the Department of American Studies, University of Maryland

Keynote Speaker:

Cathy J. Cohen, David and Mary Winton Green Professor of Political Science, The University of Chicago

Event Date: 
September 18, 2017
Event Time: 
2:00pm to 6:00pm
Location: 
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery (Room 100)
Event Tags: 
color photograph of a protest march. Marchers of different races, ethnicities, and gender presentations carry a rainbow banner with the word "unite"

This symposium is a tribute to and reconsideration of Cathy Cohen’s generative article “Punks, Bulldaggers, and Welfare Queens,” published in GLQ in 1997. Presented by IRWG's Lesbian-Gay-Queer Research Iniative (LGQRI).