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Putting Anthropology into Practice: Human Rights Documentation as Public Anthropology

Dr. Ryan Thoreson is a Clinical Lecturer in Law and the Cover- Lowenstein Fellow in International Human Rights at Yale Law School. He is also a researcher with Human Rights Watch’s LGBT Rights Program in New York City. Thoreson's work focuses on LGBT children’s rights and LGBT rights in the United States, with a particular focus on transgender equality, access to housing and intimate partner violence services, and discriminatory exemptions in counseling, adoption and foster care, and public accommodations.

Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at 3:35pm to 5:30pm

Strong Hall, B1
1621 West Cumberland Avenue, Knoxville, TN 37996

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Lectures & Presentations


Humanities & Social Sciences, Diversity & Inclusion


Current Students, Faculty & Staff

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Dawnie Steadman

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