My Favorite Lecture: "That's So Gay?" by Melinda Myers

Mar 27, 2017

"Behavior is difficult to measure directly because we have to rely on what you tell us. You get upset when we try to watch you,” says Humboldt State's Melinda Meyers.

And when researchers base their gender studies using questionable assumptions, as you’re about to learn, that research gets a little dodgy. 


In this lecture, Myers lays out a fun-but-firm critique of sexuality research, and makes clear why it matters. 


For more episodes delivered directly to your device, subscribe to My Favorite Lecture via iTunes

Selected Bibliography

My Favorite Lecture is an educational lecture series in which Humboldt State educators share some of their favorite material  with a live community audience in downtown Arcata, California. No topic is too big or small. 

My Favorite Lecture is a collaboration with Arcata Main Street and Humboldt State University with support from Plaza Grill. 

If you'd like to be in the audience for a My Favorite Lecture recording, like KHSU on Facebook for updates.