We are shocked and saddened to hear about the death of José Esteban Muñoz. José was a dear, dear friend of CLAGS and served as a board member in the 1990s. Our thoughts go out to his friends, family, and colleagues at this difficult time, but we are gratified to know that his work will continue to thrive through his pioneering books and articles in queer theory and performance and through the countless students he has inspired over the years.
— James Wilson, Executive Director, The Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies
We are the first university-based LGBT research center in the United States committed to nurturing cutting-edge scholarship, organizing events for examining and affirming LGBT lives, fostering network-building among academics, artists, activists, policy makers, and community members, and providing fellowships that promote reflection on queer pasts, presents, and futures. » Read More