Event Time and Date

Tuesday, April 25 2017, 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
33 Days until this Event
This session will discuss LGBTQ+ representation in the media. It will also introduce methods for analyzing the motives behind representations of LGBTQ+ people and for identifying whether the effects of the representation are beneficial to the LGBTQ+ community.

Please contact vtsafezone@gmail.com with questions or concerns.

Squires Student Center - Room 219

290 College Avenue, Blacksburg, VA
Event Categories:

Diversity, Training & Workshop

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