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April 19: Cripistemologies: a Disability Studies mini-conference

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The Center for the Study of Gender & Sexuality at New York University presents

Cripistemologies

a disability studies mini-conference with Patrick Anderson, Toby [...]

February 15: The Moment of Practice: Embodying Psychoanalysis Between Consulting Room and Seminar Room

The Moment of Practice: Embodying Psychoanalysis Between Consulting Room and Seminar Room

a panel discussion

Friday, February 15 4 to 6 pm

19 University Place, Room 102, 1st Floor

Speakers: Tracy Simon, Stephen Hartman, and André Lepecki

Moderator: Muriel Dimen

“The Moment of Practice” is the 4th public event co-sponsored by NYU’s [...]

Nov 29: “Legalizing Eroticism”: Masochism, Pleasure, and Queer Spectatorship in Mexican ‘Rumbera’ Films (1940s-1950s)

a talk by Laura G. Gutiérrez

November 29, Thursday 6:30 to 8:30 pm

Department of Social and Cultural Analysis 20 Cooper Square, 4th Floor

Laura G. Gutiérrez, Spanish and Portuguese, University of Arizona

This presentation examines a number of cinematic texts that belong to a corpus of films from the so-called Golden-Age of Mexican [...]

The Multiple Futures of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies: The Sequel

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 [...]

Applications for Seminar on Debates about Religion and Sexuality

From June 5 to 14, 2012, Harvard Divinity School will host the Seminar on Debates about Religion and Sexuality. This seminar is for scholars, other writers, religious leaders, and public advocates who are working on a first large project in which they hope to change the terms of current debates around religions and sexuality. [...]

Can Sexual Orientation Be Changed? How a Clinical Question Became a Culture Wars Issue

Friday, December 9 1 to 2:30 pm

Jack Drescher, M.D.

Training and Supervising Analyst, William Alanson White Institute Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, New York Medical College Clinical Supervisor and Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor, New York University President, Group for the Advancement of Psychiatry Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association [...]

The DSK Scandal: Transatlantic Reflections on Sex, Law, and Politics

Thursday & Friday, December 1 & 2

Cardozo School of Law (55 Fifth Avenue) Institute of French Studies, New York University, at La Maison Française of NYU (16 Washington Mews)

With the co-sponsorship of IRIS (CNRS/EHESS) & Faculty of Law, Université Paris Ouest Nanterre, and the support of UMI Transitions (CNRS/NYU)

Co-organized by Éric [...]

Barnard Event – Sex is Not a Mechanism

“Sex” is Not a Mechanism: Making “Sex-Specific Medicine” More Scientific

The Roslyn S. Silver ’27 Science lecture with Rebecca Jordan-Young Tuesday, October 11 6:30 PM James Room Barnard Hall, 4th Floor

Barnard College 116th Street and Broadway NYC

Join Rebecca Jordan-Young, Assistant Professor of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Barnard, as she explores [...]

CFP: Youth, Gender and Sexuality: Contemporary Debates

CONFERENCE ANNOUNCEMENT AND CALL FOR PAPERS

Youth, Gender and Sexuality: Contemporary Debates Wednesday 25 January 2012 09:00-18:00 East Midlands Conference Centre University of Nottingham, UK

Organisers:

Dr. Andrew Kam-Tuck Yip, University of Nottingham, UK http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/sociology/stafflookup/andrew.yip

Dr. Sarah-Jane Page, Durham University, UK http://www.dur.ac.uk/theology.religion/staff/profile/?id=9274

Aim:

This conference aims to bring together scholars in the social sciences [...]

CCASD Keywords: MOVEMENTS

CCASD Keywords: Interdisciplinary Roundtable Conversations: Movements Wednesday, September 21st, 5-7pm 754 Schermerhorn Ext., Columbia University

Featured participants:

Lila Abu-Lughod Joseph L. Buttenwieser Professor, Department of Anthropology and Institute for Research on Women and Gender Columbia University Director, Center for the Critical Analysis of Social Difference

Janet Jakobsen Ann Whitney Olin Professor of Women’s, Gender, [...]