a panel discussion with Kandice Chuh, Lisa Duggan, Ann Pellegrini, Sarita Echavez See, & Alexandra Vazquez
March 7, Wednesday 6 to 8 pm
Kandice Chuh, English, Graduate Center, City University of New York
Lisa Duggan, Social and Cultural Analysis, New York University
Ann Pellegrini, Performance Studies and Religious Studies, New York University
Sarita Echavez [...]
November 10, Thursday 6:30 pm Peter Brooks (Princeton University) discusses “Desire at the End.”
Friday, November 11 5 pm David Konstan (New York University) will examine “Beauty and Desire, or When did Aesthetics Go Astray?”
Keynotes: Peter Brooks and David Konstan
The concept of desire has been the subject of much examination throughout centuries [...]
As our city gears up to launch a major campaign against johns, sex worker storytellers at the Red Umbrella Diaries share their thoughts about the demand side of their business and dish about their clients. With Lambda Award winning author Amber Dawn, plus Nancy Ava Miller and Miss Shannon Lee. Hosted by Audacia Ray.
Abstracts are invited for a panel investigating the portrayal of domestic violence in drama of any nationality or period. Sponsored by the academic journal Comparative Drama, this panel will be held at the 36th Comparative Drama Conference, hosted by Stevenson University in Baltimore, MD, March 29-31, 2012.
Papers should be 15 minutes in [...]
The Obama-Biden Administration has launched an array of groundbreaking initiatives that will have a profound impact on LGBT health. These include the Affordable Care Act (ACA), the National HIV/AIDS Strategy, the Institute of Medicine report on LGBT health, the National Prevention Strategy (as part of ACA), and technical guidance from the Office of [...]
Please register at http://tinyurl.com/3tpqrsh. Please know that individuals with disabilities are invited to request reasonable accommodations including, but not limited to sign, language interpretation, Braille or large print materials, and a campus map of accessible features. Address these requests to the Office of Access and Services for Individuals with Disabilities at (212) 678-3689, [...]
Thursday, October 6, 2011 6:00 pm
Reception to follow The New School 66 5th Avenue, Ground Floor Kellen Auditorium
As the LGBT rights movement has grown in Africa, many governments have strengthened their laws condemning homosexuality. Certain African media, religious, and political figures have denounced homosexuality as a Western import.
How do Western organizations [...]
The Columbia Law School Center for Gender & Sexuality Law and Columbia University Institute for Research on Women and Gender cordially invite you to:
Queer Theory Workshop: Queer Morphologies Tuesday, March 8, 2011, 4:20 p.m., Case Lounge (Amsterdam Avenue and 116th Street, 7th floor)
Transcendent Homosexuals and Dangerous Sex Offenders: Sexual Harm and Freedom in [...]
International Conference on Body Image and Identity: April 8-9
On April 8-9, 2011 CUNY will be hosting an International Conference on Body Image and Identity at The Graduate Center (34th St. and 5th Ave.) This two-day event will feature scholars from around the world, and one strand in French will be presented by colleagues [...]