Atmospheres of Violence flier, showing the six speakers and cover of the book

At a time when LGBTQ rights are advancing, why are attacks against trans, queer and/or gender-nonconforming people of color increasing? Join us Tuesday, Nov. 2 at 5pm PT / 8 pm ET to hear from a panel of artists, organizers, and academics who will discuss this question and others posed by Eric A. Stanley's new book Atmospheres of Violence.

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Live captioning will be available.

Speakers:

Angela Y. Davis, Professor Emerita, UC Santa Cruz
Courtney Desiree Morris (moderator), Artist and Assistant Professor, UC Berkeley
Dean Spade, Professor, Seattle University School of Law
Eric A. Stanley, Associate Professor, UC Berkeley
Jules Gill-Peterson, Associate Professor, Johns Hopkins University
LaVelle Ridley, PhD Candidate, University of Michigan

This event is co-sponsored by UC Berkeley's Othering & Belonging Institute, the African American and African Diaspora Studies Department, the Gender and Women’s Studies Department, the Center for Research on Social Change, the Center for Race and Gender, and the American Cultures Center.