Stacey Sobel Presents at Gender, Work and Organization Conference in Staffordshire, UK

Professor Stacey Sobel spoke on a panel regarding lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) activism in the new millennium at the Gender, Work and Organization (GWO) Conference held at Keele University, Staffordshire, UK, June 29 – July 1. The GWO Conference provides an international forum for debate and analysis of a variety of issues related to gender studies.  More than 400 international scholars from 38 nations attended the interdisciplinary conference.  Professor Sobel’s presentation, “Culture Shifting at Warp Speed: How the Law, Public Engagement, and Will & Grace Led to Social Change for LGBT People,” was based on her recent article in the St. John’s University Law Review.