WGSS Events

Welcome to the Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Event Page! Explore thought-provoking discussions, educational workshops, and engaging events centered around women's rights, gender equality, and LGBTQ+ issues.

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“Agitate, Educate, Organize: The Lesbian Resistance” Talk by Lynn H. Ballen, senior producer and co-host of KPFK’s Feminist Magazine Radio Show and Dyke Day LA organizer
Wed, March 6th, 12:15-1:30 Music 110
International Women’s Day Webinar A Roundtable with Palestinian Feminist, Queer and Trans Activists: Yaffa A.S, Rabab Ibrahim Abdulhadi, Rana Adib Sharif, Marwa Iskander, and Almas Sayeed
Thurs., March 7, 3-4:15 pm For Zoom link, please RSVP to: https://bit.ly/49MDK3Z
Co-Sponsored with Philosophy, Asian and Asian American Studies, Sociology, and CFA-LA Women’s and Nonbinary Faculty Caucus.
“The Young Lords: Puerto Rican Radicals and the Struggle for Gender Justice in the Sixties” Talk by Dr. Joanna Fernández, author of The Young Lords: A Radical History and producer of “Justice on Trial: The Case of Mumia Abu-Jamal”
Thursday, March 14th, 10:40 am – 12 pm Cal State LA Music Hall

Also, all students are invited for snacks and dialogue with Dr. Fernández in the Cross Cultural Centers, USU 2nd floor, from 3-4:15 pm
Co-Sponsored with Office of Equity, Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging, CSGS, Latin American Studies, History, Chicana(o) and Latina(o) Studies, and WGS Student Club.
Book talk by Dr. Lydia Otero, author of L.A. Interchanges: A Brown & Queer Archival Memoir and Cal State LA alumnus
Monday, March 18th, 12:15-1:15pm U-SU, check Insta @wgssla for room location
Co-Sponsored with Office of EDIB, CSGS, History, and WGS Student Club

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