Upcoming Events


The Gender+ Justice Initiative gathers the community to engage in thought provoking conversations related to intersectional gender justice.

All events are virtual and/or in person, free and open to all.

Check our upcoming events below.

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Queer Self-Making in Neoliberal Ghana

Wednesday, Nov 30, 2022 – 5:00 PM ET – In-Person Event. Join us for a book talk on Georgetown Professor Kwame Edwin Otu’s book, Amphibious Subjects: Sasso and the Contested Politics of Queer Self-Making. …

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Black is the Journey, Africana the Name

Thursday, November 17, 2022 – 5:00 PM EST – In-Person Event. Join us in welcoming scholar and professor Maboula Soumahoro for a lecture and conversation on her book Black is the Journey, Africana the Name (Polity, 2022), received the FetKann! Maryse Condé literary prize in 2020.…