Peterson has been invited to give the keynote address at this year’s Mid-Atlantic LGBTQA Conference at Bloomsburg University. In addition to the keynote on Saturday November, 3, 2018 at 1:30 PM, Peterson will attend the entire conference and will also present a workshop. This is an excellent conference where students, staff, and faculty gather from all over the region to deeper the conversation and make important connections.
The 11th Annual Mid-Atlantic LGBTQA Conference
March On: Leading the Way for a New Generation
November 2-4, 2018
Students today enter college with new attitudes about gender and sexuality; they were raised in a time after Elton and Ellen while it has always been ‘okay to be Takei’. But even as Ru Paul and Laverne Cox bring queer culture into the main stream, this generation must recognize the battles fought and won by our compatriots throughout history, and realize there are many more struggles yet to come.