Suzanna Danuta Walters is the director of women’s, gender, and sexuality stud- ies at Northeastern University. She is the author of All the Rage: The Story of Gay Visibility in America and the forthcoming The Tolerance Trap: How God, Genes, and Good Intentions are Sabotaging Gay Equality.
Sociologist and gender studies scholar Suzanna Walters explores how the framework of tolerance—and the marriage mania that depends on it—actively undermines robust queer inclusion and freedom.
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