IIIT-H to host talk show to improve gender relations
THE HANS INDIA |
Sep 12,2017 , 09:37 PM IST
Hyderabad: IIIT Hyderabad to host a talk show with Jessica Lynn, post operation, a transgender woman from California in KCIS Auditorium at its campus at Gachibowli.
The talk is scheduled keeping in view of IIIT-Hyderabad’s several mechanisms to monitor and improve gender relations in campus including gender sensitisation.
Jessica Lynn is on a world tour speaking at various colleges, universities across the world. Jessica Lynn will speak about her journey as a transgender woman.
She has been giving talks at several universities and colleges in an effort to educate and inform students on her own experiences as a parent living as a transgender woman.
She will be speaking at IIIT Hyderabad on her life-altering experiences before and after transition. Jessica's lectures cover her transition, sex change, and assorted issues both legal and ethical involving gender identity, seen through her perspective as an intersectional advocate. Her style is an extremely open one, and leaves no topic off-limits. She is also very open to student questions and curiosities.