PECANS International Workshop
Centre for Feminist Studies
University of British Columbia
Dean Spade is an Assistant Professor at the Seattle University School of Law. In 2002, Dean founded the Sylvia Rivera Law Project (http://www.srlp.org), a non-profit law collective that provides free legal services to transgender, intersex and gender non-conforming people who are low-income and/or people of color. While working at SRLP, Dean also taught at Columbia and Harvard Law Schools. Dean was recently awarded a Dukeminier Award for his 2008 article "Documenting Gender" and the 2009-2010 Haywood Burns Chair at CUNY Law School, and was selected to give the 2009-2010 James A. Thomas Lecture at Yale.
Video by Stacy Douglas
Music by John Maus 'Believer' (Upset the Rhythm 2011)