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PEN World Voices Festival: Gender, Power & Faith

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 from 7:30pm to 9:00pm

A discussion about the intersection of LGBTQ rights and faith with Joy Ladin (the first openly transgender professor at an Orthodox Jewish institution), Amy Butler (Senior Minister, The Riverside Church), Garrard Conley (author of Boy Erased, about going through “Conversion Therapy” in Arkansas and whose father is a minister), Binyavanga Wainaina (Kenyan author and outspoken LGBTQ activist), moderated by Jennifer Boylan.

Part of The PEN World Voices Festival 2017: Gender & Power. Empower yourself with literature and ideas across borders.

This event is free and open to the public. Seating is limited but available. More information including performer bios.

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