Joshua Jernigan

Joshua Jernigan

Joshua Joshua Jernigan (he/him/his) is a transgender rights activist and philanthropist living in the greater Charlotte metropolitan area where he and his husband are raising their daughter together. He started the Gender Education Network, an organization helping transgender and gender diverse kids 12 and younger, and is passionate about ensuring every child has a safe and loving home to nurture their growing identities.  He also is passionate about accurate LGBTQ+ History and teaches courses on Queer History through SEA Online Classes.   Most recently he published his first children’s books, Meet My: Best Friend, the first in a series of books about getting to know our trans loved ones.

Saturday
March 12, 2022
3:30pm EST/12:30pm PST

Queer Erasure in Literature

Book banning is everywhere in the news today, but queer erasure in literature has been an on going problem since schools began teaching literature. Come listen as we discuss queer erasure in literature throughout history and the new movement to remove all discussions around queer characters and authors today.