Oberlin College and Conservatory

Repairing the Dyke Bar: Contemporary Commemorative Activists and the Search for a New Queer Future

Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm

King Building, 306
10 North Professor Street, Oberlin, OH 44074

Guest lecturer Japonica Brown-Saracino is professor of sociology at Boston University. She is the author of many articles about LGBT placemaking and gentrification, and books including, How Places Make Us: Novel LBQ Identities in Four Small Cities (University of Chicago Press 2018) and A Neighborhood That Never Changes: Gentrification, Social Preservation, and the Search for Authenticity (University of Chicago Press, 2009).

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Academic, Gender, Sexuality, and Feminist Studies, Sociology



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Neon sign reading "Dyke Bar" in pink triangle from Chicago lesbian bar Lost and Found. Image by Jackie Rivas.

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Greggor Mattson

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Jan Cooper

Jan Cooper left a positive review 10/15/2019

Great talk!