Resistance is Fertile: A Queerly Twisted Transnational Path to Parenthood

  • Date: –16:00
  • Location: Engelska parken 22-0031
  • Lecturer: Del LaGrace Volcano
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  • Organiser: Presented as part of the International Symposium ‘States of Parenthood: Race and Nation in Contemporary Queer and Trans Reproduction’ organised by Ulrika Dahl and Doris Leibetseder.
  • Contact person: Doris Leibetseder
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An open lecture as part of the international symposium "State(s) of Parenthood: Race and Nation in Contemporary Queer and Trans Reproduction", bringing together scholars, activists and artists engaged in the politics of queer and trans reproduction to explore contemporary challenges.

The lecture will be followed by a panel discussion with Del Grace Volcano, Cal Orre, and Axel Repka.

Del LaGrace Volcano is a groundbreaking, internationally recognized queer visual artist whose work has been featured in galleries and museums around the world. Among their many books are The Drag King Book (with Jack Halberstam 1999), Sublime Mutations (2000) and Femmes of Power: Exploding Queer Femininities (with Ulrika Dahl 2008).

The lecture is followed by a panel discussion with queer and trans activists, chaired by Dr. Julian Honkasalo, University of Helsinki.

The lecture is free of charge and open for all.

Presented as part of the International Symposium ‘State(s) of Parenthood: Race and Nation in Contemporary Queer and Trans Reproduction’ and with support from Riksbankens Jubileumsfond and the Centre for Gender Research, Uppsala University.