OSU prof honored for transgender work

The Corvallis Gazette-Times
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April 15, 2013

An Oregon State University faculty member has been named to the inaugural Trans 100, which calls attention to work being done in, by and for the transgender community across the United States.

Qwo-li Driskill is an assistant professor of women, gender and sexuality studies, as well as a poet, performer, activist and scholar, who is developing new curriculum in Queer Studies at OSU. Driskill is a multiracial Cherokee Two-Spirit, an umbrella term used by indigenous North Americans for people outside of established gender binaries.