Week 8

Captive genders

Key Questions

  • How have queer and trans people been criminalized? What are the ways in which queer and trans people have resisted criminalization?

  • How are prisons and jails queer spaces? What are the experiences of queer and trans people in prisons and jails?

  • What does a queer and trans analysis reveal about the carceral system? Why is an anti-carceral movement necessary for queer and trans liberation?

Required Materials

Supplementary Materials