Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer Communication Studies Division

Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer Communication Studies Division logo

This division addresses gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and queer issues from a communication perspective, including issues from the past or present, on a local or global scale, and from across various disciplines. Through members’ research and discussions, this division also looks at the unique characteristics of GLBTQ communication in interpersonal relationships, groups, and across cultures. Research within this division pulls from multiple communication methods and theories. Division members also research the multiple and numerous approaches to sexuality.

Leadership

  • Chair: Elizabeth Y. Whittington
  • Vice Chair: Michael Tristano
  • Vice Chair-Elect: Godfried Asante
  • Immediate Past Chair: Shadee Abdi
  • Secretary: Taisha McMickens
Legislative Assembly
  • Shadee Abdi
  • Elizabeth Y. Whittington 

GLBTQCDS Membership 

Official count taken each January.


108th Annual Convention -- New Orleans, LA -- Nov. 17 - 20, 2022

Convention Calls
  • GLBTQCSD Call -- Deadline: Thu, 3/31 2022 3:00 AM EDT
Award Calls
Business Meeting Minutes
Interest Group Election