The LGBTQ Oral History Digital Collaboratory and The ArQuives: Launch of The ArQuives' Trans Collections Guide

When and Where

Thursday, December 03, 2020 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Register via Zoom


Morgan M. Page, Monica Forrester, Syrus Marcus Ware, Dr. Susan Strykerre,


The LGBTQ Oral History Digital Collaboratory and The ArQuives: Canada's LGBTQ2+ Archive
invite you to celebrate the launch of
The ArQuives' Trans Collections Guide

A roundtable discussion on the trans holdings of The ArQuives: Canada's LGBTQ2+ Archive, and the histories and futures of trans archival practices.

Moderated by Elspeth Brown
Professor of History, University of Toronto; Director, LGBTQ Oral History Digital Collaboratory; Co-President of the Board, The ArQuives

With Special Guests:

Morgan M. Page
Writer, artist, host of “One From the Vaults” trans history podcast.

Monica Forrester
Social Justice Advocate, Founder of Trans Pride Toronto, Transitioning Together

Syrus Marcus Ware
Assistant Professor at the School of the Arts, McMaster University. Vanier scholar, visual artist, activist, curator and educator.

Dr. Susan Stryker
Author of Transgender History: The Roots of Today’s Revolution, and Executive Editor TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly.

No-fee Registration at:

To access a PDF of the Collections Guide, please visit:

If you require a hard copy, please send your name and mailing address to by December 15th, to be mailed out in late December.