Pleasure Principles: Bad Asians, Bottomhood, & the Belated Archive
screenings & discussion with Erica Cho, Nguyen Tan Hoang, & Eve Oishi, and moderated by Gayatri Gopinath
November 4, Friday 7 to 9 pm
RSVP required. Click here to register.
Curated by Leeroy Kang, A/P/A Institute Visiting Scholar
As a historical, temporal, and aesthetic exploration […]
Urban Pacific: Contemporary Indigenous Cultures from New Zealand & the Pacific
a lecture by Shigeyuki Kihara
Thursday, November 21 6 to 7:30 pm
Please RSVP for this event by Tuesday, November 19th here.
A native of Samoa, Shigeyuki Kihara is an interdisciplinary artist whose work examines the notions surrounding gender, history, and representation in […]
Brother to Brother
a panel discussion with Thomas Allen Harris, Lenelle Moïse, & Bill Wright
Monday, November 18 6 pm
The Institute of African American Affairs (IAAA) at NYU presents a semester-long series (see also Sister to Sister on December 9th) of lectures, poetry readings, and film screenings with key figures, as well as […]
a conversation on feminist rage, artist-writer collaboration, and the archive — moderated by Tavia Nyong’o
Presented by the NYU Performance Studies Forum.
Wednesday, April 3rd 7 pm
Department of Performance Studies 721 Broadway, 6th Floor, Studio 612
Moderated by Tavia Nyong’o, Performance Studies, New York University.
In conjunction with “Stand Close, It’s […]
Performing (at) the Body’s Edge: “This Is Just Like Life” New York University, 15 November 2011
The fall CSGS calendar of evening events ended on an amazing note, with a conversation between Shelley Jackson and Rebecca Schneider, hosted by CSGS and NYU’s Department of Performance Studies. Jackson and Schneider, whose books include The Melancholy of […]
21 Peaceful Genders – No Boxes, No Bars, No Apologies
Edited by Doris J. Popovich and Jacqueline H. Boyd
Gender identity is an experience, not an assignment. If you are living this truth and can write about it, we want to hear from you. Together we can dispel myths, give hope to young people, educate […]
Thursday and Friday, December 1 and 2
Co-organized by the NYU Gallatin School of Individualized Study and the Poetry Society of America, with the support of the NYU Humanities Initiative.
Free and open to the public
Jerry H. Labowitz Theatre for the Performing Arts 1 Washington Place
6-6:45 pm: Seeing Elizabeth Bishop, by […]
a conversation with Shelley Jackson and Rebecca Schneider
Read a review of this talk!
November 15, Tuesday 7 to 8:30 pm
Shelley Jackson, writer and artist
Rebecca Schneider, Theatre Arts and Performance Studies, Brown University
The question of the body — the body as question – is a recurring motif in the work of […]
THE REALITY SHOWS
a conversation with Karen Finley
April 6, Wednesday 6:30 to 8 pm
READ THE REVIEW! Reclaiming Hysteria in The Reality Shows: A Conversation with Karen Finley and Ann Pellegrini
Karen Finley, Art and Public Policy, NYU
Ann Pellegrini, Performance Studies & Religious Studies, NYU
The Reality Shows collects a decade’s worth […]
CAMP AESTHETICS AND DESI VISUAL CULTURE
A Brown Bag Lunch Talk with Alpesh Patel
November 22, Monday 12:30 to 1:45 pm
Alpesh Patel, CSGS Visiting Scholar and Independent Art Historian/Cultural Arts Producer
In the Western art world, a curious alliance has formed between those that are sympathetic to identity politics and those that have […]