Radical Kinship: Solidarity & Political Belonging

a panel discussion with Lisa Duggan, Che Gossett, Shellyne Rodriguez, & Helga Tawil Souri, & moderated by Layal Ftouni Register for this free Zoom webinar here. This panel explores contemporary debates on solidarity and coalitional politics that are instrumental to conceptualizing political subjectivity, collectivity and belonging in our current political conjuncture. Engaging with questions of […]

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 […]

All in the Family? An Interdisciplinary Conference on Kinship and Community

March 25th to 26th, 2010 Center for the Humanities The Graduate Center City University of New York 365 Fifth Avenue @ 34th Street NYC For a full schedule and venues, please download the Program (PDF). Have alternative forms of collectivity eclipsed the normative family? What are the problems and promises of new family formations? What […]

Who Cares About Family? Patricia Hill Collins, Joan Williams, Rhacel Salazar Parrenas

Monday, November 16th 6:30 PM The Andrew W. Mellon Seminars in the Humanities at the CUNY Center for the Humanities Despite radical changes in family formations, domestic labor still remains raced, gendered, and otherwise devalued. This panel brings together experts from various fields to examine not only who cares about the family, but who does […]