Mark S. Bonham Centre for
Sexual Diversity Studies

The Mark S. Bonham Centre for Sexual Diversity Studies offers an undergraduate program, a collaborative graduate program (MA and PhD), hosts academic and community events, and promotes research into sexuality. It is a hub for forging connections among faculty, undergraduates, graduate students, and community members interested in questions about how we understand sexual diversity and sexual practices.


sex-salon-full-yearSex Salon: Fetishization and Race

November 17th 2016 at 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM

ROM Image 2A Third Gender: Beautiful Youths in Japanese Prints Event Series

May 7th 2016 at 12:00 AM — November 27th 2016 at 12:00 AM

14808734_10101776783070489_1035295216_oThe Standing O: Queer Women Leading Canadian Theatre & Performance

November 3rd 2016 at 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM


Steering Committee Member Dr. Lee Airton in the Globe and Mail

October 25th 2016

Trans-Positive Teach-In: Nick Matte

October 4th 2016

SexText: The SDS Blog
Bill C-16 – No, its Not about Criminalizing Pronoun Misuse

From the sounds of it, Bill C-16 –  an Act to Amend the Canadian Human Rights Code and the Criminal Code is all about speech – or rather, its curtailment. Psychology Professor Jordan Peterson has made headlines the last two …