A Wilde Teapot: Exploring Race, Gender and Sexuality

October 20, 2021

5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Washington and Lee University
Leyburn Library
Northern Auditorium
Lexington, VA 24450


The Museums at W&L are excited to host the lecture, “A Wilde Teapot: Exploring Race, Gender, and Sexuality,” with the Office of Inclusion and Engagement, LGBTQ Resource Center, and Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies. Featuring the Museums’ porcelain teapot inspired by the 19th century playwriter and celebrity Oscar Wilde. The talk examines attitudes towards gender nonconformity and how ideas about a gender binary intersect with white supremacy. Join the Museums on Wednesday, October 20 from 6-7:00 p.m. in Northen Auditorium (Leyburn Library). Pre-event tea and sweets will be served in Northen Lobby starting at 5:30 p.m. Can’t make it in person? Register for our Zoom option (Register at: https://wlu.zoom.us/webinar/re...).

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