Peterson Toscano At USD Diversity Symposium

Apr 18, 2018

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What is the connection between social justice and environmental sustainability? Can humor help us deal with climate change?

The University of South Dakota hosted character actor Peterson Toscano Tuesday in Old Main's Farber Hall for a joint keynote address for the Diversity Symposium and Earth Days celebration.

Toscano is a regular contributor to Huffington Post and The Porch magazine. He speaks on a range of topics including LGBT issues, privilege, religion, and climate change. He's the host of Citizens Climate Radio. His film, "Transfigurations - Transgressing Gender in the Bible" is on the film festival circuit now.