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Transgender 101: Explaining Concepts & Terminology

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Program Type:

Online Program

Age Group:

Adult, Teens
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Program Description

Transgender 101

In recent years, visibility of transgender identities and issues have skyrocketed. However, finding reliable and easy-to-understand information can be difficult.

Join transgender expert Nikk Cochran Selik in this program which will provide a basic understanding of key concepts related to transgender identity, explain terminology, and offer tools for being a supportive ally. Additionally, you can ask questions during a Q & A.

Registration is required and can be completed online below, by calling 309.590.6168 or by visiting the Adult Services Desk at the Library and registering in person. As soon as registration is complete, you will receive an email with a link to access the virtual program.


About the Speaker:

A 2018 Windy City Times "30 Under 30" award recipient, Selik is a Chicago-based transgender expert who offers online seminars, professional training and consulting services to organizations, businesses, communities, and families across the country. He is known for his excellence in navigating conversations around transgender identity and approaching them with personal experience and a touch of humor.