Exterior at night

The Center at night

Side Entrance

The entrance of the CSGS

Heather Love audience

The audience listens as Lauren Berlant introduces Heather Love in 2014

Class discussion

Students participate in a classroom discussion at the Center

Héctor Carrillo

Héctor Carrillo talks with students after his book talk in 2018

Joan Scott

Joan Scott speaking at the Center in 2017


Students listen to panelists present in 2017

Community room

The Community Room at 5733 S University

center door

Center entrance

5733 exterior

The exterior of 5733 S University

Bhanu Kapil

Poet Bhanu Kapil at the Center in 2016


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The generous support of alumni and donors helps CSGS offer quality programs and critical fellowships to students. If you are interested in making a donation or funding a fellowship, please fill out the online donation form or send a check made out to "The University of Chicago" to:

The Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality
Attn: Gina Olson
5733 South University Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60637

For information on other ways you can contribute, please contact Executive Director Gina Olson at 773-834-8831 or golson@uchicago.edu.

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Join the CSGS email list to receive weekly announcements about events as well as information on job announcements, calls for papers, outside events related to Gender Studies, and more. The CSGS email list is an excellent way to find out about all the programs and opportunities available from The Center and the community at-large.

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