Exploring the varied experiences within armed groups and after leaving war
Join us for an HKS Gender and Security Seminar Series event featuring Theresia Thylin, PhD Candidate in the Essex University (UK) Department of Sociology and a Gender and Humanitarian Specialist at the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) in New York. Chelsea Green, PhD candidate in the Harvard Department of Government, will serve as a discussant. This event is organized by Dara Kay Cohen, Ford Foundation Associate Professor of Public Policy, and Zoe Marks, Lecturer in Public Policy. Light refreshments will be served.
Read Thylin's recent papers Leaving war and the closet? Exploring the varied experiences of LGBT ex-combatants in Colombia and Violence, toleration, or inclusion? Exploring variation in the experiences of LGBT combatants in Colombia.