Gender has been on the tip of our nation’s tongue, yet we all have a hard time talking about it. From bathroom bills to Facebook’s 50+ gender identity options, the perception of gender is changing. With a mix of storytelling and humor, Sam clears up some common misconceptions, gives tips for how to talk about gender, why it matters and ways to invite everyone into the conversation.
About Sam Killermann
Sam’s comedy performances, books, workshops, informational graphics, curricula and online resources have educated millions of people across the world on themes of social justice, gender and sexuality. Sam has spoken to over 230 universities, high schools and numerous keynotes.
Sam is co-creator of TheSafeZoneProject.com. He has three well received TEDxTalks, is the author of A Guide to Gender, and co-author of Unlocking the Magic of Facilitation. His work is featured in TIME, The Atlantic, HuffPost, The New York Times, Slate, Wired, National Geographic and others. Recently, Sam participated in the National Geographic Documentary, Gender Revolution, hosted by Katie Couric. Sam will be presenting at local high schools and all community members are invited to two free community events.