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President’s Dream Colloquium | Spring 2021

In celebration of SFU’s 50th anniversary of Canada’s first program in Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies, the Spring session of the President’s Dream Colloquium invites you to connect your passion for social justice through creative academic conversation with influential scholars Afua Cooper, Susan Stryker, Thea Cacchioni and Dana Claxton.

SFU Public Square is proud to support these free online public lectures and the SFU students producing them as part of the colloquium seminars.

Past events

Dr. Afua Cooper is a senior academic trained in the history of Black people in Canada, and the African Diaspora.

Thea Cacchioni is an Associate Professor in the Department of Gender Studies at UVic who examines the medicalization of sex, gender, and sexuality.

Susan Stryker is Professor Emerita of Gender and Women’s Studies at the University of Arizona.

Thursday, April 8 | 4:00 p.m.

Dana Claxton is a critically acclaimed international exhibiting artist.