Come join us for our next Lunch & Learn series with Liliana Macias, she will be speaking on the history of Chicago’s Boystown neighborhood and LGTBQ+ housing in Chicago.
Liliana Macias is a program coordinator for the Chicago History Museum. She is also an adjunct lecturer for the Women’s and Gender Studies and Sociology department at Northeastern Illinois University. She has had the privilege of presenting her scholarly work on Chicago’s Queer Latinx communities in a variety of conferences. Liliana migrated to the United States from Mexico when she was 6 years old and grew up in the lower west side of Chicago. She is currently working on exploring the intersections between queerness, being undocumented, and feminism in the United States.