A guide to events on our campuses.

Assembly Series

A tradition of convening thought leaders since 1953

McKelvey School of Engineering

Beyond the Gender Binary

Tuesday, November 10 | 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Virtual Event

Join internationally-known gender expansiveness advocate Alok Vaid-Menon for the Brown School's Masters and Johnson Annual Lecture.
Alok (they/them) is a gender non-conforming writer and performance artist. Their distinctive style and poetic challenge to the gender binary have been internationally renowned. As a mixed-media artist Alok uses poetry, prose, comedy, performance, fashion design and portraiture to explore themes of gender, race, trauma, belonging and the human condition. They are the author of Femme in Public (2017) and Beyond the Gender Binary (2020). In 2019 they were honored as one of NBC’s Pride 50 and Out Magazine’s OUT 100. This program is presented in partnership with the Brown School’s Sexual Health & Education Specialization.

Open Classroom | Register is closed. See dial-in instructions for Zoom link.

Event Type

Lectures & Presentations


Brown School


Arts & Culture, Humanities & Society



Social Work
Event Contact


Speaker Information

Alok Vaid-Menon
Artist, Author and Public Speaker

Google Calendar iCal Outlook