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Monday, September 22, 2014

Myanmar’s Sexual Minority Rights Movement and the Cultural Processes of Translating and Mobilizing Human Rights

Lecture | September 22 | 4-5:15 p.m. | Boalt Hall, School of Law, Selznick Seminar Room, 2240 Piedmont Ave

Lynette J. Chua, National University of Singapore

Center for the Study of Law and Society

This paper draws from fieldwork in Myanmar and Thailand to examine how human rights matter to a sexual minority rights movement that is emerging in Myanmar as the country undergoes political transition. Building on the cultural study of human rights, it analyzes how activists collectively disseminate and mobilize the ideas and practices of human rights in a state known for its violation of human...   More >

Saturday, October 25, 2014

Queerness and Games Conference

Conference/Symposium | October 25 |  South Hall

Equity and Inclusion, Vice Chancellor

Call for Speakers
Deadline June 15, 2014

The Queerness and Games Conference
Theme: “Difference at Play”
UC Berkeley, October 25 and 26, 2014 // @qgcon //

The second annual Queerness and Games Conference (QGCon), hosted at UC Berkeley on October 25 and October 26, 2014, is happy to invite proposals for conference sessions now through June 15. Applicants...   More >