Trans(Gender) Justice Teach-in

The Trans(Gender) Justice Teach-in is dedicated to centering trans, nonbinary, and intersex knowledge, experiences, and liberation.

This program, held annually in the fall, is a partnership between the Midwest Institute for Sexuality and Gender Diversity and the University of Minnesota-Duluth's Gender and Sexuality Initiatives.


The (Literal) Debate for Trans Lives: Insight from Trans Elected Officials

Wednesday, December 13, 2023
6:00 p.m. ET / 5:00 p.m. CT

The 7th annual Trans(Gender) Justice Teach-In brings together trans, nonbinary and two-spirit elected officials—Rep. Liish Kozlowski and Rep. Leigh Finke—who have a front-row seat to the mess and complexity of legislative debates around trans lives.

Watch past teach-ins

Trans Fat: Lessons from Large Trans Folks (2022)

The Next Genderation: Building Liberated Futures with Queer and Trans Youth (2021)

The Rise of a Trans Abolitionist Vision (2020)


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