The University of Richmond will host UR Comes Out events throughout October to celebrate LGBTQ History Month.
Earlier this month, writer and activist Staceyann Chin spoke about “Woman Talk: From Girlhood to Motherhood with Staceyann Chin.” Chin is best known for co-writing and performing Russell Simmons Def Poetry Jam on Broadway.
Still to come, on Oct. 23 at 7 p.m., S. Bear Bergman will discuss, “Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Gender.” It will be held in Jepson Hall, Room 118. Bergman will talk about hormones, surgeries, gatekeepers and other gender change topics.
Events are open to the public at no charge. For more information, call 804-484-1653.