Human Rights / Education

Queer Studies course starts

Friday, February 8, 2013
Queer Studies course, conducted by Betül Yarar, starts on February 12th, 2013, at Ankara University Women’s Studies Master’s Program, with the support of Kaos GL. The class will start with a performance  by Esmeray.
The course will focus on gender’s relation with sexual orientation and sexual identity discrimination. In this respect homosexual, bisexual and trans existence’s historical process, processes of politicization will be covered.
Many academics who research Queer and LGBTs will join the course which covers subjects including the influence of heterosexism on LGBT lives, anti-heterosexist movements and queer solidarity.
Articles from academics and the class participants will be published into a book titled ‘Queer Studies’ at the end of the year. 
The course will be open to everybody and takes place every Tuesday between 17:00-20:00 at Ankara University European Research Center.
For more info, email!
Translation: Caner / Kaos GL
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