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Professor George Chauncey - LGBT Life at Yale & Beyond

Yale GALA, Inc: Yale's LGBT Alumni Association

Thursday, April 11, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (EDT)

Professor George Chauncey - LGBT Life at Yale & Beyond

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Young Alum '08-'12 Ended $10.00 $1.19
Current Yale Students Ended Free $0.00

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YALE GALA PRESENTS

An Evening with

Professor George Chauncey

 

Samuel Knight Professor of History & American Studies; Chair, History

 

George Chauncey is the Samuel Knight Professor of History and chair of the History Department at Yale, where he is also the co-director of the Yale Research Initiative on the History of Sexualities and past chair of LGBT Studies. Every fall about 150 students take his lecture course on US Lesbian and Gay History, for which he was awarded Yale’s Sidonie Miskimin Clauss Prize for Teaching Excellence in the Humanities in 2012.  The author of Gay New York: Gender, Urban Culture, and the Making of the Gay Male World, 1890-1940  and Why Marriage? The History Shaping Today’s Debate over Gay Equality, Chauncey has served as an expert witness on the history of antigay discrimination in more than twenty gay rights cases, including the California Prop 8 case and the Windsor Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) case that will be heard this year by the Supreme Court.

 

 

RSVP REQUIRED: SPACE VERY LIMITED

Cocktails 6pm

Talk 7pm


Supported by the AYA Redpath Speakers Program

Have questions about Professor George Chauncey - LGBT Life at Yale & Beyond? Contact Yale GALA, Inc: Yale's LGBT Alumni Association

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Hosted by Tom Burke and Axel Brunger
3645 Market Street
San Francisco, CA 94131

Thursday, April 11, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (EDT)


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Yale GALA, Inc: Yale's LGBT Alumni Association

Yale GALA, Inc. is Yale University's Official LGBT Alumni, Student, Faculty, Staff and Friends Group.
Yale GALA is a New York Corporation and a 501(c)3.
 

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