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For José

The Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality mourns the passing of our brilliant and beloved colleague and friend, José Esteban Muñoz (1967-2013).

José Muñoz was Professor of Performance Studies at NYU, and a long-time intellectual collaborator and frequent speaker at CSGS events. He is the author of two influential books: Disidentifications: [...]

March 28: How Soon Is Now?: Medieval Texts, Amateur Readers, and the Queerness of Time

How Soon Is Now?: Medieval Texts, Amateur Readers, and the Queerness of Time

a roundtable with Carolyn Dinshaw, and Emanuela Bianchi, Carla Freccero, Amy Hollywood, & José Muñoz

plus an interlude with Moe Angelos

Thursday, March 28 5:30 to 7 pm (please note time change)

Department of Social & Cultural Analysis 20 Cooper Square, [...]

Nov 13: “No One Leaves Delliah”: A (W)rap on Race

a conversation with Dr. Vaginal Davis

November 13, Tuesday 7 to 9 pm

Department of Performance Studies 721 Broadway, 6th Floor, Room 612

Vaginal Davis, performance artist

in conversation with José Muñoz, Performance Studies, New York University

For more information about this event, please contact the NYU Department of Performance Studies.

This event is [...]

CSGS Visiting Scholar: Gina Velasco

CSGS Visiting Scholar: fall 2012/spring 2013

Gina Velasco

Gina Velasco is an Assistant Professor in the Women’s and Gender Studies Department at Keene State College in Keene, New Hampshire. After receiving her Ph.D. from the History of Consciousness program at the University of California at Santa Cruz, she was an Andrew W. Mellon [...]

Silencing the Song: An Afghan Fallen Star screening

Silencing the Song: An Afghan Fallen Star screening

Digital Religion: Knowledge, Politics and Practice Series The Center for Religion and Media The Center for Media, Culture and History in co-sponsorship with The Hagop Kevorkian Center for Near Eastern Studies & NYU Abu Dhabi present

a screening with filmmaker

HAVANA MARKING SILENCING THE SONG: AN [...]

CSGS Visiting Scholar: Sylvie Tissot

CSGS Visiting Scholar: fall 2011 Sylvie Tissot

Sylvie Tissot is a Professor of Sociology and Political Science at University of Paris 8. Her main field is urban sociology, with a more recent interest for the study of gender and sexuality. After completing her PhD on underprivileged areas in France (banlieues), she conducted fieldwork in [...]

REVIEW: I am, I am following, I am after the animal: “Derrida’s Queer Cats”

I am, I am following, I am after the animal: “Derrida’s Queer Cats,” a Lecture by Carla Freccero New York University, 10 November 2010

On the heels of Elizabeth Freeman’s lecture about erotohistoriography, Carla Freccero, Professor of Literature, Feminist Studies and History of Consciousness at UC Santa Cruz, explored another historiographic practice predicated on [...]

December 17th: International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers

7th Annual International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers

For the full program, visit: http://wp.me/p10PnF-2x

When: Friday, December 17, 2010 at 7:30PM – 9:30PM

Where: Metropolitan Community Church of New York, Sanctuary (2nd floor), 446 West 36th Street, New York, NY 10018 btw 9th & 10th Aves. Map: http://bit.ly/dUenDt

Who: Current and former sex [...]

Christianity and the Global Politics of Sexuality

On Thursday, October 21, the Barnard Center for Research on Women will present:

Christianity and the Global Politics of Sexuality – A panel discussion with Elizabeth Castelli, Eng-Beng Lim, Ju Hui Judy Han, Mary-Jane Rubenstein, and Jordan Alexander Stein

Thursday, 10/21, 7 pm Diana Center Event Oval Barnard College 3009 Broadway (at 117th Street)

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Inside the Revolution: Power, Sex, and Technique in Freud’s “Wild” Analysis

Inside the Revolution: Power, Sex, and Technique in Freud’s “Wild” Analysis Scientific Meeting

Thursday, October 21 8:00 pm

Muriel Dimen, NYU Postdoctoral Program in Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis The American Institute for Psychoanalysis The Karen Horney Psychoanalytic Center

329 East 62nd Street

At once profound and full of holes, “Wild” Analysis simultaneously declares a revolution [...]