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CSGS Global Visiting Scholar 2017: Pablo Assumpção Barros Costa

Pablo Assumpção Barros Costa is Associate Professor of Dance and Performance at Universidade Federal do Ceará (UFC), in Fortaleza, Brazil. Since having received his PhD in Performance Studies from NYU in 2013, he has published various articles and book chapters on the politics and aesthetics of performance in Brazil, increasingly focusing his writing on forms […]

Inaugural Global Visiting Scholar: P.A. Skantze

CSGS Inaugural Global Visiting Scholar: spring 2014 P.A. Skantze

P.A. Skantze is a director, writer and spectator of theatre and performance based in London and Italy. She works internationally with her performance company Four Second Decay. Her performance projects include All that Fell an experiment in physical radio, Audible Montage or Eurydice’s Footsteps, and Stacks. […]

CSGS Visiting Scholar: Dana Kaplan

CSGS Visiting Scholar: fall 2013 Dana Kaplan

Dana Kaplan is a member of the ‘Eros, Family and Community’ research group of the Scholion Interdisciplinary Research Center in Jewish Studies, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel. She’s studying contemporary mechanisms and practices of class making, and the ways aesthetic experiences play a critical role in […]

CSGS Visiting Scholar: Satarupa Dasgupta

CSGS Visiting Scholar: fall 2013 Satarupa Dasgupta

Satarupa Dasgupta served as an assistant professor and faculty fellow at the College of Nursing, NYU and was a recipient of New York University’s Postdoctoral and Transition Program for Academic Diversity Fellowship. She is an adjunct faculty in the media, culture and communication department at NYU Steinhardt. […]

CSGS Visiting Scholar: Natalya Lusty

CSGS Visiting Scholar: fall 2013 Natalya Lusty

Natalya Lusty is an Associate Professor in the Department of Gender and Cultural Studies at the University of Sydney, Australia. She is the author of Surrealism, Feminism, Psychoanalysis (Ashgate, 2007), Dreams and Modernity: A Cultural History (Routledge, 2013) with Helen Groth, and a forthcoming co-edited collection, Modernism […]

CSGS Visiting Scholar: Gavin Jack

CSGS Visiting Scholar: fall 2012

Gavin Jack

Gavin Jack is Professor of Management in the Business School, La Trobe University, Australia. He has a Bachelor’s degree in International Business & Languages and a PhD in international management/organization studies from Heriot-Watt University, Scotland. Located within critical management studies, Gavin’s interdisciplinary research interests include: the […]

CSGS Visiting Scholar: Margaret Frohlich

CSGS Visiting Scholar: fall 2012/spring 2013

Margaret Frohlich

Margaret Frohlich is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese at Dickinson College with a PhD in Hispanic Languages and Literature from Stony Brook University. Her book, Framing the Margin: Nationality and Sexuality across Borders, won the international competition for the Victoria Urbano […]

CSGS Visiting Scholar: Leena-Maija Rossi

CSGS Visiting Scholar: fall 2012/spring 2013 Leena-Maija Rossi

Leena-Maija Rossi is a Principal Investigator in Gender Studies at University of Helsinki, and Adjunct Professor in Visual Culture at University of Turku, Finland. She is also member of the research project Abusive Sexuality and Sexual Violence in Contemporary Culture (2012-14, University of Jyväskylä). Currently she works […]

CSGS Visiting Scholar: Michael Anastario

CSGS Visiting Scholar: spring 2012/fall 2012

Michael Anastario

Michael Anastario is a Sociologist who conducts population-based research on sexual risk behavior, sexual violence, and mental health. He received his PhD in Sociology from Boston College. He is currently principle investigator on several studies of sexual risk behavior in foreign military personnel.

Current research:

My […]

CSGS Visiting Scholar: Melissa Autumn White

CSGS Visiting Scholar: fall 2011 Melissa Autumn White

Melissa Autumn White is a SSHRC Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Syracuse University (2010-12). She also holds an honorary appointment as Adjunct Research Professor of Human Rights and Sexuality Studies at Carleton University (Ottawa), and is 2011-12 Lillian Robinson Scholar at the Simone de Beauvoir Institute, Concordia University […]

** SPRING 2017 EVENTS **

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The Sexual Politics of Meat

The Sexual Politics of Meat

a lecture by Carol J. Adams

February 21, Tuesday
6 to 8:30 pm

Kimmel Center
60 Washington Square South, Room 802
NYC

CSGS Website Launch Party for Otherwise: Queer Scholarship Into Song

CSGS Website Launch Party for Otherwise: Queer Scholarship Into Song

with music videos & live performance by Kay Turner & The Pages (Viva DeConcini & Mary Feaster)

March 9, Thursday
7 to 9 pm

CSGS
285 Mercer Street, 4th Floor
NYC

Darwin, Queerly: Evolution, Natural Law, & the Diversity of Desire

Darwin, Queerly: Evolution, Natural Law, & the Diversity of Desire

a lecture by Donovan Schaefer

March 23, Thursday
6:30 to 8 pm

Performance Studies Studio
721 Broadway, 6th Floor, Room 612
NYC

Non-human Encounters: Animals, Objects, Affects, & the Place of Practice

Non-human Encounters: Animals, Objects, Affects, & the Place of Practice

Conversations between cultural theory, psychoanalysis, & the arts

a forum with Nuar Alsadir, Pablo Assumpção B Costa, Eleonora Fabião, Carla Freccero, Elaine Freedgood, Katie Gentile, Francisco Gonzalez, Ann Pellegrini, Donovan Schaefer, Julietta Singh, Nathan Snaza, & Michelle Stephens

March 24, Friday
2 to 6:30 pm

Performance Studies Studio
721 Broadway, 6th Floor, Room 612
NYC