LGBTQ Civil Society in Mainland China - Growth and Growing Pains

Friday, November 8, 2013

Presented by the East Asia Center

Stephen Leonelli (UVA Alum), Beijing LGBT Center

Stephen Leonelli (East Asian Studies & Religious Studies CLAS ’09) will contextualize the recent growth of Chinese LGBT civil society organizations in the larger movement for LGBT rights in China, and the challenges experienced on the ground by organizers operating in a grey area both for non-profits and for sexuality advocacy.

3:15 p.m.