Kendall Thomas on the Intersectionality of Social Identities

Kendall Thomas, whose research at Columbia University is at the nexus of race, queer theory, and human rights, speaks about looking beyond hatred to examine the roots of social conflict involving race, gender, sexuality, and other social identities. Thomas, the Nash Professor of Law, is co-founder and director of Columbia’s Center for the Study of Law and Culture. A member of the board of directors at the Center for LGBTQ Studies (CLAGS), he was part of the core organizing committee for CLAGS 1994 Black Nations.