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, [...]
a talk by Ann Cvetkovich
December 13, Thursday 6 to 8 pm
Department of Social and Cultural Analysis 20 Cooper Square, 4th Floor
Ann Cvetkovich, English, University of Texas at Austin
Introduction by Cristina Beltrán, Social and Cultural Analysis, New York University
In Depression: A Public Feeling, Ann Cvetkovich combines memoir and critical essay [...]
a launch party for Scholar & Feminist Online
September 19, Wednesday 6 to 8 pm
Location: NYU Department of Social and Cultural Analysis 20 Cooper Square, 4th floor
A New Queer Agenda, a special double issue of The Scholar and Feminist Online (issue 10.1-10.2, Fall 2011/Spring 2012 guest edited by Joseph N. DeFilippis, [...]
a lunch talk with T.L. Cowan
February 8, Wednesday 12:30 to 1:45 pm
T.L. Cowan, Women’s and Gender Studies and English, University of Saskatchewan; Visiting Scholar, Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality, New York University
The cabaret—or, more broadly, the variety show—is arguably the most open and resilient form of live [...]
Sexual Politics, Sexual Violence, and the Communist Left: “Complexities and Contradictions” New York University, 19 September 2011
Bettina Aptheker’s engaging talk “Sexual Politics, Sexual Violence, and the Communist Left,” organized by NYU’s Department of Teaching and Learning and co-sponsored by the Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality (CSGS), showcased both her incredible [...]
The Feminist Wire!
Please check out, read, share, follow and contribute to The Feminist Wire, a new online journal co-founded by Hortense Spillers and Tamura Lomax.
The work and mission of The Feminist Wire is to provide a socio-political and cultural critique of anti-feminist opinions, practices, orientations, etc., that block or limit the [...]
Call for Papers and Panels
Activism and the Academy: A Barnard Center for Research on Women Anniversary Conference Celebrating 40 Years of Social Justice Work
September 23-24, 2011 Barnard College
Confirmed speakers: Sonia Alvarez, Lisa Duggan, Jacqueline Ebanks, Amber Hollibaugh, Ana Oliveira, Ann Pellegrini, and Ai-jen Poo.
Forty years ago, the Barnard Center for [...]
The Columbia University Institute for Research on Women and Gender presents FEMINIST INTERVENTIONS with:
REBECCA JORDAN-YOUNG Women’s Studies, Barnard
“Sexual Logics: Dissecting Some Links Between Bodies and Desires in Current Sexual Science” with comment from Alondra Nelson, Sociology, Columbia
Monday, March 28th 4:10-6pm 754 Schermerhorn Extension (1200 Amsterdam Avenue) Columbia University
We hope to [...]
March 22nd and March 24th
Fresh from the revolution in Tahrir Square, Dr. El Saadawi will discuss the current political developments in Egypt and her life as a writer, physician, feminist, and human rights activist.
Creativity, Dissidence & Women: A Multidisciplinary Conference
Tuesday, March 22, 2011 6:00-9:00 p.m.
Kimmel Center 60 Washington Square South [...]
FEMINIST AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL FICTIONS: PERFORMING THE SELF ON STAGE AND ON THE PAGE
a book talk with Barbara Browning, Linda Schlossberg, & Alina Troyano (aka Carmelita Tropicana)
February 22, Tuesday 7 to 8:30 pm
Barbara Browning, Performance Studies, NYU author of The Correspondence Artist
Linda Schlossberg, Women, Gender and Sexuality, Harvard University author of Life [...]