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This year’s Gloria and Stanley Plesent Lecture will be given by Professor Dara E. Purvis, a scholar of family law, feminist legal theory, sexuality, gender identity and the law who teaches at Penn State Law. Her work examines gendered impacts of the law and proposes neutralizing reforms, most recently in the context of how the law defines parenthood. Professor Purvis will be discussing the recent spate of state bills and laws related to transgender children.
Family Law | Law | Law and Gender | Law and Society | Sexuality and the Law
Gertrud Mainzer Program in Family Law, Policy and Bioethics; Cardozo OUTLaw; and Cardozo Family Law Society, "The Gloria and Stanley Plesent Lecture: “Parents’ Rights” and Transgender Children With Professor Dara E. Purvis Penn State Law" (2023). Event Invitations 2023. 24.