Schedule

Below is the schedule for the 2015 Gender Odyssey conference. You can also view Workshop descriptions and Presenter bios.

Friday, August 21, 2015

Room 9:00 – 10:30 10:40 – 12:10 12:10 – 1:20 1:20 – 2:50 3:00 – 4:30 4:50 – 5:45
601 x The Ties That Bind
Castro-Bojorquez
LUNCH The Lighter Side of Race
Martin-Damon
Adventures in Dating
(POC)
Alcantara

KEYNOTE
Andrea Jenkins

Rm. 607-608

607 ID Documents
Keisling, Levasseur, Quintana
Advocating for Your Health
Keisling, Levasseur, Quintana, Baker

The Trans Agenda  Keisling, Baker & Quintana

Know Your Rights
Keisling & Levasseur
608 Trans Sculpting the Human Form
Mangubat
Female to Male Surgical Options
Meltzer & Webb
Male to Female Surgical Options
Meltzer & Webb
Trans Organizing for a New Generation
Erlick & Diamond
609 Kids of Trans Parents
Marquis
Twilight People: Faith & Gender Beyond the Binary
Knan
Getting the Grade
Schilte & Cotten
Eating Disorders & Body Image
Sallans
  I Believe in Me
Film Shorts
(Rm 602)
12 Step Mtg.
Suite C
(adjacent to Rm 608)
x
611 Showing Up: The Pursuit of Authencity
Magdalena
Buddy Up
Lena & Pablo
Small Town, Big Change
Gray & Alcantara
Transition: What’s the Rush?
Bent-Callaghan
612 Zening the Art of Trans Activism
Raj
It’s My Transition Too
Myers
Shifting Identities & Expanding Desires
Solie
Intersections of Trans & Aging
Davison & Thorne
613 Transgender Parents Panel
Irons
A Different Take on Passing
Laurentz
Just One of the Guys
Hedrick & Skorodinsky
Seven-Year Itch
Brown & Patton
614 Wanted: Your Stories
Combs
Mother Stories Actually, I Use a Different Pronoun
Whitney & Blythe
Trans Psychic
Cielo

Saturday, August 22, 2015

Room 8:30 – 10:00 10:10 – 11:40 11:40 – 12:45 12:45 – 2:15 2:25 – 3:55 4:10 – 5:20
601 x The Ties That Bind (Espanol)
Castro-Bojorquez
LUNCH An Immigrant History & the Trans Experience
Skorodinsky & Martin-Damon
POC Issues in Surgery
Mangubat

KEYNOTE
Kate Bornstein

Rm. 607-608

607 Father Stories
Snowdon
Trans Parenting
Schilte
Town Meeting: Violence Against Trans Women of Color
Salcedo & Jenkins
Get It On
Solie
608 Surgical Options for Trans Women
Satterwhite
Trans Psychobiology
Bevan
Surgery For Trans Men
  Crane & Chen
Safe Schools for Trans Students
Erlick & Diamond
609 Hormones 101
Taylor
Trans Media 201
Erlick & Diamond

Maintaining a Health Body
Gansel

Circus Movement for Everyone!
Stocklynn
  x x 12 Step Mtg.
Suite C (next to Rm. 608)
Transgender Family
Film Shorts
(Rm 602)
611 Disclosure & Coming Out
Alcantara
Life Post-Transition for Trans Men
Sallans
It’s Not Just a Phase
Bent-Callaghan
Spirituality
James & Newberry
612 Creating Your Gender Toolkit
Irons

Transitioning During the Elder Years
Jansen

Leadership & Organizing
Walther
Race & Gender Balancing Act
Cotten & Thorne
613 Grief, Loss & Transformation Mobilize Your Allies!
De Los Santos & Broyles
Disabilities & Gender Diversity
Vo

Celebrating Femininity
Laurentz

614 Creating Physical Safety
Laurentz
You’re Doing What!?
Bowers
Fag 101
Snowden
Latin@ Trans Outreach 101
Salcedo & Castro-Bojorquez

Sunday, August 23, 2015

Room 9:00 – 10:30 10:40 – 12:10 12:10 – 1:30 1:30 – 3:00 3:15 – 4:30
601 Authenticity: Reconciling Past & Present
Martin-Damon
LUNCH

TRANSVISIBLE:
The Bamby Salcedo Story

Rm 608

608 It’s Everyone’s Transition
Vanderburgh
Chest Surgery Show & Tell Trans-er Than Thou
Golightly
609 Bodies of Desire: Trans Men & Partners
Seamont
What I Don’t Usually Say About My Gender
Thorne
Sexuality, Intimacy & Bodies
Snowdon
  x 12 Step Mtg.
Suite C (next to Rm. 608)
x
611 Transphobia, Sexism & Nonbinary Presentation
Golightly
Rules of Attraction
Schilte & Lee
Some Time Ago: Elders in Conversation
Patton
x
612 Trans* Parenting
Nussbaum & Combs
EL VIH y La Comunidad Latina
Entre Hermanos
Martinez & Castro-Bojorquez
Fear, Violence & Community
Magdalena
x
613 Not Your Basic Sex Ed
Peters, Mason, Reid
What’s Up With Intersex?
Goto
How Do You Measure Up? Being “Too” Short/Tall
Davis
Legal 101
Petrosky
614 One Size Does Not Fit All
Stroyman & Averill
Under the Radar: Unpacking Stealth
Hedrick & Lee
After the Dust Settles
Bowers
No Apology Necessary
Hedrick & Walther

Last updated 06/23/15. Schedule subject to change.

Conference hashtag: #GOcon2015