Panel Discussion: “The Challenges Facing the Lebanese LGBT Community”
April 19, 2017 12:00 PM
Frem Civic Center 201, Byblos campus
The panel will discuss the biological and psychological reasons behind human sexual orientation as well as having a life story told by the lovely Sasha Elijah and her experience being a transgender model in Lebanon. The legal struggle of the LGBT community will also be discussed.
- Marielle Kattaa, Lebanese Medical Association for Sexual Health - LebMASH
- Sasha Elijah, transgender model, dancer and activist
- Charbel Maydaa, founder and director of MOSAIC
- Loulwa Kaloyeros, Department of Psychology, Arts and Sciences, Lebanese American University
The panel will be held in English/Arabic. A Q&A session will follow.