Queer History Community Chat
Sunday, November 15th | 4pm EST
This talk with be focused on pronouns, dismantling gendered language, and the trans and nonbinary experience, specifically for QTPOC. We will discuss the paradoxes, limitations, and social ramifications of trans and nonbinary representation within comtemporary culture.
Olajiwon K. McCadney (he/him/his & they/them/theirs) - @the_o_zone
Olajiwon serves as the Assistant Vice President for Inclusion, Diversity & Educational Achievement and the NCAA Diversity & Inclusion Officer at Nazareth College. They hold an M.S.Ed. in Organizational Leadership & Performance Technology from the College at Potsdam, State University of New York as well as a certification in Professional Coaching. They are currently a doctoral candidate at Northeastern University.
Jamie Hawkins Howard (they/them/theirs) - @jhawkinshoward
James in a singer, gardener, and labor advocate living on Penobscotlands in Portland, Maine. They currently work at the Main People's Alliance as a ;eader of their remote canvass operation and as a shop steward for MSEA-SEIU 1989. Their published poetry on gender identity and sexuality can be read in the anthology "Recognize: BThe Voices of BNisexual Men" by Robyn Ochs and H. Sharif Williams.