Join the LGBTQA Office for a very special Transgender Awareness Week keynote address with ALOK.
ALOK (they/them) is an internationally-acclaimed nonbinary performance artist, public speaker, advocate, and
educator. Using poetry, comedy, lecture, and design -- their
(trans)disciplinary work traverses themes of gender, race,
mental health, and fashion. ALOK appeared on HBO's "The
Trans List" and "Random Acts of Flyness." They are the
author of the poetry book Femme in Public , a meditation
on anti-trans harassment, and Beyond the Gender Binary a
clarion call for a new approach to gender in the 21st
century. In 2019 ALOK was honored as one of NBC's 30
LGBTQ changemakers and one of Out Magazine's Out100.