Bettina Aptheker @ NYU: Queering the History of the American Left: Who "Counts" as Radical?

February 4th, 5:00 – 7:00 PM 20 Cooper Square, 4th Fl Presented by the Department of Social & Cultural Analysis, New York University Spring 2009 SCA SPEAKER SERIES Bettina Aptheker is Professor of Feminist Studies at UCLA and Spring 2010 Visiting Scholar, Department of Social and Cultural Analysis, NYU This presentation is based on a […]

Escapology: Feeling the Art of Speculative Fiction

February 8, Monday 12:30 to 1:45 PM Katie Brewer Ball, Doctoral Candidate, Performance Studies, NYU The “more speculative genres,” as Junot Diaz calls them, such as science fiction and fantasy continue to enthusiastically capture the attention and interest of the American public. What precisely, is the draw that such stories hold for mass consumers, and […]

Cruising Utopia: Book Talk and Cocktail Party for José E. Muñoz

February 5, Friday THIS EVENT IS AT FULL CAPACITY.  NO MORE RSVPs WILL BE TAKEN.  WE APOLOGIZE FOR THE INCONVENIENCE. MC: Nao Bustamante Panelists include: Barbara Browning, Performance Studies, NYU Lisa Duggan, Social and Cultural Analysis, NYU Gayatri Gopinath, Social and Cultural Analysis, NYU Ricardo L. Ortíz, American Studies, Georgetown College Performers: Dynasty Handbag (Jibz […]