The mission of the Center for the Study of Genders and Sexualities is to provide support for faculty, students, and community partners who investigate gender and sexuality through intersectional scholarship and activism. We advocate for work that bridges the diverse communities represented at Cal State LA and its surrounding community.

Supporting Research

Spring 2024 Calendar

February 29th:

Cyprus Marques

Philosophy Dept.

Trans Studies Graduate Fellow

Montebello Room, USU  3:00pm - 4:15pm

March 14:

The Young Lords: Puerto Rican Radicals Fight for Gender Justice in the 1960s

Dr. Johanna Fernandez

CUNY Baruch

WGSS Co-Sponsored Event

Gender & Sexualities Resource Center, USU, 3rd Floor 10:50am-12:05pm

March 25th

Archiving Chicanx and Latinx Feminisms

Dr Bernadine Hernández - University of New Mexico

Dr. Anita Huízar-Hernández - University of Arizona

Dr. Viviana Beatriz MacManus - Occidental College

Room TBD     3:00pm-4:30pm

April 16th

Dr. Alisa Bierria - UCLA

The Ann Garry and Sharon Bishop endowed lecture in Feminist Philosophy

Room TBD     3:00pm-4:30

CSGS Annual Student Research Conference

April 25-26: 20th Annual Student Research Conference

Gender, Sexuality, and Power

Alhambra Room, USU

April 25: Keynote Lecture with Dr. C. Riley Snorton - University of Chicago

LA Rooms AB, USU


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Fall 2023 Calendar


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