Stonewall Lecture

Nineteenth Annual Stonewall Event

Helen Ceballos, a multidisciplinary artist based in San Juan, Puerto Rico, wa the Nineteenth Stonewall Speaker. Ceballos, a multidisciplinary artist and cultural producer based in San Juan, Puerto Rico, gave a hybrid performance piece and artist talk, "El cuerpo y la ruina/Body and Ruins" at 5 PM on April 10, 2019, in the Warner Bentley Theater of the Hopkins Center.

Stonewall Lecture, Fall Term 2016

Sixteenth Stonewall Lecture

Making Sex—"I'm your physical lover."
Thursday, October 27, 2016, 4:30 PM
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Christina Crosby is a Professor of English and Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Wesleyan University. She is the author of A Body, Undone: Living on After Great Pain (2016) and The Ends of History: Victorians and the 'Woman Question' (1991).

Stonewall Lecture Series: Denise McWilliams

"Fears, Fallacies, and Failures: How AIDS Became an Epidemic." 

Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at 4:15 PM in Rockefeller 3.

Denise McWilliams, Executive Director of the New England Innocence Project

The Annual Stonewall Lecture is sponsored by the Women's and Gender Studies Program. For more information about Ms.McWilliams' visit or the Stonewall Lecture, please contact Program Coordinator Cristen Brooks.

Previous Stonewall Lectures

Previous Lecturers

Alexander Chee, "Future Queer" (May 15, 2018)

Christina Crosby, "Making Sex: 'I'm Your Physical Lover'" (October 27, 2016)

Lisa Duggan, Jack Halberstam, Eng-Beng Lim, Tavia Nyong'o, Sandra K. Soto "What's Left of LGBT? 'Stonewall' and its Discontents" (April 29, 2016)

Denise McWilliams, "Fears, Fallacies, and Failures: How AIDS Became an Epidemic" (February 17, 2015)

Nancy Polikoff, "Marriage as Blind Spot: What Same-Sex Marriage Doesn't Say About LGBT Parenting" (April 23, 2014)

Dean Spade, "Critical Trans Politics and the Limits of Law" (May 8, 2013)

Douglas Crimp, "Misfitting Together: Andy Warhol's Chelsea Girls" (February 14, 2012)

Alison Bechdel, "Creativity and (or?) Community" (October 5th, 2010)

John D'Emilio, "Queering the Past: or, Richard Nixon: Gay Liberationist?" (October 29th, 2009)

Nan Hunter, "The Quality of Equality" (February 5th, 2009)

Mark Doty, "The Pressures of Reality: Writing in the Age of AIDS" (October 18th, 2007)

Amber Hollibaugh, "Sexual Danger, Sexual Hope: Political Possibilities" (October 3rd, 2006)