Making Spaces: Lesbians Imagining and Building Community in Chicago

Date / Time

March 26, 2024

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Details and registration.

We invite you to join us in person or via Zoom for a panel exploring what happens when lesbians decide to come together to build something — a team, an organization, a movement, an intervention — as well as the joys and the challenges in sustaining them, and the ways lesbians have helped us develop tools for constructing a more livable city and world.

Featured speakers:

  • Tracy Baim, Windy City Times.
  • Evette Cardona, Polk Bros. Foundation.
  • Neena Hemmady, ComEd.
  • Lisa Marie Pickens, Affinity Community Services.

Hosted by the Women’s Leadership and Resource Center, Gender and Sexuality Center, Gender and Women’s Studies and the Honors College.

Food, safety and accessibility:

  • Please wear a mask if you will be attending in person. We will have masks available onsite.
  • Snacks will be provided.
  • The LCC is wheelchair accessible.
  • Captions will be enabled on Zoom.

Please contact us with any questions or access requests: or 312-413-1025.

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