Performing Queer & Trans* Community

Thursday, December 1, 2022 - 3:00pm
Maginnes Hall, Room 101
Faculty Research Forum
Performing Queer & Trans* Community 
Lyam Gabel 
Assistant Professor, Department of Theatre 
Performance can create and sustain communities and activate historical legacies. Lyam will discuss three of their projects that work to cultivate queer space. Last Call’s Alleged Lesbian Activities, a cabaret musical, podcast, and oral history project about lesbian bars in New Orleans. the dance floor, the hospital room, and the kitchen table a VR archive and multimedia performance tracing the lineage of queer care from the 80s to the present day. Galatea by MJ Kaufman, a new play centering T4T love and trans joy at Lehigh. There will be time to have a conversation about Galatea and dream of more transformative queer performance work at Lehigh. 
Light refreshment will be served


Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies

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Thursday, December 1, 2022 - 5:00pm