Kate Bornstein, a 1969 Brown graduate and legendary transgender activist, gives a talk on what “trans” means today as part of Brown’s Family Weekend. Bornstein, who recently contributed her paper and digital records to Brown to create the first-ever personal archive from an openly transgender or gender-nonbinary Brunonian, talks about how contemporary theories and personal experiences caused her to reconsider gender identity. Room 305, Pembroke Hall, 172 Meeting Street.
Lecture: Breaking Down the Binary
When: Friday, October 19, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm