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  • CAS, McKinley Foundation hosting art exhibit, presentation about transgender older adults

    Photo of Gloria Allen standing in a full-length fur coat on a snowy street.

    The Center for Advanced Study and McKinley Foundation partnered to bring to campus the creators of “To Survive on This Shore: Photographs and Interviews with Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Older Adults.” The project documents the experiences of transgender older adults. A selection of the photographs and interviews is on view at McKinley Foundation. Left, a photo of Gloria Allen, a transgender icon from Chicago.

    Photo by Jess T. Dugan


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  • Editor’s notes: More information about the “To Survive on This Shore” events is available online here and here. For information about the Center for Advanced Study, contact Masumi Iriye at

    The Sept. 20 “To Survive on this Shore” presentation is hosted by the Center for Advanced Study and McKinley Foundation. It is co-sponsored by the Department of Gender and Women’s Studies and Uniting Pride of Champaign County.