Paisley Currah talk at the CUNY Graduate Center 10/20

Seminar in Sexuality and Gender

Thursday, October 20 · 12:00pm – 1:30pm

Paisley Currah works in the intersections of political theory, gender and sexuality studies, studies in law and society, LGBT studies, and transgender studies. He has widely written on the transgender rights movement.

His current work investigates state constructions of sex for the purposes of recognition and national projects that use gender as a distributive mechanism.

Paisley Currah received an M.A. and Ph.D. in Government from Cornell University and a B.A. (Hon.) in Political Studies from Queen’s University at Kingston, Canada.

Refreshments will be served.

365 5th Avenue @ 34th Street
Sociology Department, Room 6112

Co-sponsored by the Center for the Study of Women and Society and the PhD Program in Sociology — at CUNY.

This event is free and open to the public.

For more information see the Women’s Studies Website: