Thinking Trans//Trans Thinking, 3rd Biennial Conference of the Trans Philosophy Project
All times listed according to Central time zone. All panels are 90 minutes. All events will be captioned in English (except for the reading group, which will not be captioned). If you have access needs that are not being addressed, please reach out to us at transphilosophyproject [at] gmail.com.
Organized by Grayson Hunt (University of Texas at Austin, LGBTQ Studies), Tamsin Kimoto (Goucher College, Philosophy and Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies), Perry Zurn (American University, Philosophy), Alison Kafer (UT at Austin, English & LGBTQ Studies), Ashley Coleman Taylor (UT Austin, Religious Studies & LGBTQ Studies), Alex Beasley (UT Austin, American Studies & LGBTQ Studies) and Lisa Moore (UT Austin, English & LGBTQ Studies).
Sponsored by LGBTQ Studies with generous support from the School of Graduate Studies, The University of Texas at Austin
For the full schedule, visit our website!
Schedule At A Glance
Thursday, October 22
9 AM “Reclaiming Who the Fuck We Are”: Trans of Color Genealogies and the Medical Industrial Complex
11 AM Trans Life, Labor, and Institutional Policies
2 PM Trans Literatures and Theories
4 PM Transphobia and Cisnormativity
6:30 PM Transgender Feminisms Reading Group
Friday, October 23
9 AM Analytic Trans Philosophy
11 AM State Violence, Imperial Expansion, and Trans Political Theory
2 PM Workshop with Imara Jones: “The Future of Trans” film screening & discussion
4 PM Trans Embodiment and Public Life
7 PM Plenary Panel on Lineages of Trans Thinking, featuring Ash Williams, Eli Clare, PJ DiPietro, and Talia Mae Bettcher
Saturday, October 24
9 AM Trans Representation in Media and Aesthetic Practice
11 AM Revisiting the Coloniality of Gender
2 PM Trans Terminologies, Methodologies, & Epistemologies
4 PM Trans Cultural Production, Commodification, and Visual Culture
7 PM Keynote Address: Cameron Awkward-Rich