New Majorities II: The Multiple Futures of Gender and Sexuality Studies

The NYU Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality (CSGS) and the UCLA Center for the Study of Women (CSW) have undertaken a joint project to address the challenges currently facing the fields of gender and sexuality studies, women’s studies, LGBT studies, ethnic studies, and postcolonial studies. April 29, Friday READ THE REVIEW! New […]

Beyond Don Juan: Rethinking Iberian Masculinities

BEYOND DON JUAN: RETHINKING IBERIAN MASCULINITIES March 31 & April 1, Thursday & Friday click here for pdf of program with all times and location for more information, please visit the Catalan Center website or click here for a pdf of the full program schedule. Organized by NYU’s Catalan Center. Keynote speaker: Josep-Anton Fernàndez-Montolí, Universitat […]

Unhitched: Love, Marriage, & Family Values from West Hollywood to Western China

NYU Press invites you to a panel discussion and party celebrating the release of a new book by Judith Stacey Thursday, March 31 Department of Social and Cultural Analysis 4th floor lounge, 20 Cooper Square, NYC Author-Meets-Critics Panel Discussion, 5-6:30 Katha Pollitt, The Nation Michael Warner, Yale University Harvey Molotch, NYU Reception, 6:30 RSVP: Betsy […]

Gender, Jobs and Freedom: The March on Washington and the Birth of Black Feminism: March 11

The American History Workshop @ NYU presents… William P. Jones University of Wisconsin “Gender, Jobs and Freedom: The March on Washington and the Birth of Black Feminism” Friday, March 11th at 10 a.m. NYU King Juan Carlos I, Room 428 53 Washington Square South NYC Lunch will be served! **The paper is pre-circulated—email khary.polk(at) to […]

Ke Kulana He Mahu: Remembering a Sense of Place film screening

KE KULANA HE MAHU: REMEMBERING A SENSE OF PLACE a film screening and discussion with producer Connie Florez April 5, Tuesday 6 to 9 pm a film by Brent Anbe and Kathryn Xian 67 minutes, 2001, USA For more film information, please visit This documentary examines how colonialism has profoundly shifted attitudes toward gender […]

(M)Other Seacole's Wonderful Adventures: Claiming the English Family in the Crimea

(M)OTHER SEACOLE’S WONDERFUL ADVENTURES: CLAIMING THE ENGLISH FAMILY IN THE CRIMEA a Brown Bag Lunch Talk with Elahe Haschemi Yekani April 4, Monday 12:30 to 1:45 pm Elahe Haschemi Yekani, English and American Studies, Humboldt University Berlin Situated at the interdisciplinary intersections of literary and cultural studies combining approaches from gender studies, postcolonial and queer […]

Anticipatory Governance, Queer Difference, and the Emirati Post-Oil Generation

Anticipatory Governance, Queer Difference, and the Emirati Post-Oil Generation Dr Al-Qasimi will be presenting her research on the complex dissemination and policing of queer internet presences in the UAE. Her research project, focused on queerness, governmentality and the post-oil generation in the UAE, is emblematic of the kind of cutting-edge scholarship that is now emerging […]

Revenge, the Queer and the '(neo-) Jacobean': lunch talk @ NYU

Revenge, the Queer and the ‘(neo-) Jacobean’ Katherine M. Graham, CSGS Visiting Scholar Wednesday, March 9, 2011 11:30 am to 1:30 pm The Great Room 19 University Place *Lunch will be served. Please RSVP by Monday, March 7, 5 p.m. for this event through the following link: Katherine M. Graham is a Visiting Scholar […]

Egyptian activist and author Dr. Nawal El Saadawi @ NYU March 22 & 24

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 Eisner/Lubin […]