Trans Awareness Week 2017

November 14-20 is Transgender Awareness Week, and CSUMB's Pride Club is hosting several events. For further reading on related topics, the CSUMB Library offers the following resources.

Queer and Trans Movie Night: Tangerine

Monday, November 13, 2017, 6-8 p.m.

Student Center, West Lounge

A screening of the film "Tangerine" followed by a discussion.

Johnson, E. Patrick. No Tea, No Shade: New Writings in Black Queer Studies. Durham: Duke University Press, 2016.

Bailey, Marlon M. Butch Queens Up in Pumps: Gender, Performance, and Ballroom Culture in Detroit. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2013.

Trans* Panel

Thursday, November 16, 2017, 4:30-6:30 p.m.

Student Center, West Lounge

A panel of people from the trans* community will share their personal stories and experiences.

Beemyn, Genny, and Sue Rankin. The Lives of Transgender People. New York: Columbia University Press, 2011.

Bevan, Thomas E. Being Transgender: What You Should Know. Santa Barbara, California: Praeger, 2017.

Trans* Vigil

Tuesday, November 14, 2017, 7:00-9:00 p.m.

Main Quad, Flag Pole

A candlelight vigil in honor of lives that were lost to anti-transgender bigotry.

Meyer, Doug. Violence against Queer People: Race, Class, Gender, and the Persistence of Anti-LGBT Discrimination. New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press, 2015.

Shelley, Christopher. Transpeople: Repudiation, Trauma, Healing. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2008.