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Kogan commentary on transgender bathrooms published in The Guardian

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Terry Kogan published commentary in The Guardian over the weekend on the history of how bathrooms became segregated by sex. His commentary, “How did public bathrooms get to be separated by sex in the first place?”, was also recently published in The Conversation.

Kogan interviewed by RadioWest on sex-segregated bathrooms

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Terry Kogan appeared on RadioWest with Doug Fabrizio recently to discuss sex-segregated bathrooms. Listen to the segment here.

Kogan quoted in Vox on gender-neutral bathrooms

S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Terry Kogan was quoted on Vox.com in a May 27, 2016 story titled, “It’s not just transgender people: public restrooms have bred fear for centuries.” “The factory restroom became a locus that raised serious social anxieties,” says Terry Kogan, a contributor to the book Toilet: Public Restrooms and the […]

Bloomberg quotes Kogan on gender-neutral bathrooms

S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Terry Kogan was quoted in a May 18, 2016 Bloomberg story titled, “Public Toilets From NYC to LA Get Gender-Neutral Design Overhaul.” The transgender factor will propel experimentation with more individual but equal spaces, says Terry Kogan, a professor at the College of Law at the University of Utah who studies […]

Rosky appears on Trib Talk about transgender bathroom access

Cliff Rosky, a professor at the S.J. Quinney College of Law, on Tuesday appeared on Trib Talk to discuss an executive order issued by President Obama requiring schools to allow transgender students to use the bathrooms of their choice. View the show in its entirety here.  

Kogan interviewed by Time magazine, Buzzfeed on history of gender-specific bathrooms

S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Terry Kogan was interviewed in the May 16, 2016 issue of Time magazine in a story titled, “Why Do We Have Men’s and Women’s Bathrooms Anyway?” “Social norms of the period dictated that the home was a woman’s place. Even as women entered the workplace, often in the new factories […]

Kogan interviewed by John Hockenberry for The Takeaway

S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Terry Kogan was interviewed by The Takeway in a segment titled, “The Sexist Origins of Gender-Segregated Bathrooms.” Kogan discusses the history of the public restroom and nineteenth century American reactions to women entering the workforce helped shape North Carolina’s controversial HB2 ordinance. North Carolina and the United States Department […]

Kogan quoted on history of gender-specific bathrooms

A May 2, 2016 story on timeline.com relied heavily on Professor Terry Kogan’s work on the legal history of gender-specific bathrooms. Kogan’s research has been in the spotlight since North Carolina became the first state to pass a law that required people to use segregated bathrooms based on the sex written on their birth certificate. … Gender […]

Kogan’s work on gender-neutral bathrooms cited in current debate

The research of Professor Terry Kogan and his contributions to the book, Toilet: Public Restrooms and the Politics of Sharing, were cited by multiple media sources covering recent transgender bathroom laws. Many states follow the guidelines laid out in the Uniform Plumbing Code, which stipulates that “separate toilet facilities shall be provided for each sex,” […]

Kogan quoted in The Washington Post on new North Carolina law

S.J. Quinney College of Law professor Terry Kogan was quoted in the April 1, 2016 edition of The Washington Post in a story titled, “How the bathroom became a political battleground for civil rights.” North Carolina recently passed a law that requires transgender individuals to use the public restrooms that correlate with the gender listed on […]