Public Events: June 5 – 9th, Summer Institute in Sexuality Studies

SISS schedule poster, June 5-9, 2017

 

The Centre for Feminist Research at York University presents:

Summer Institute in Sexuality Studies (SISS) 2017

Perversion at the Crossroads of Critical Race Studies, Psychoanalysis, and Queer Theory

 

Public Events Schedule

                              

Date: Monday, June 5, 2017

Time: 12-1.30pm

Location: 519 Kaneff, YorkU

Lecture by Dr. Aparna Mishra Tarc

“Pedagogy and the perverse in Toni Morrison’s God Help the Child”

Introduced by Toby Wiggins

 

Date: Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Time: 10am-11.30am

Location: TBD, YorkU

Lecture by Dr. Trish Salah

“Race as Kink: Reading Trans-Racial Fetishism”

Introduced by Dr. John Greyson

 

Date: Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Time: 5pm-7pm

Location: 25 Seaforth Ave

Art Exhibition & Reception

FAG Feminist Art Gallery

With Emelie Chhangur, Jennifer Chan, and Jesika Joy

Co-sponsored by the Graduate Program in Gender, Feminist and Women’s Studies

 

Date: Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Time: 10am-11.30am

Location: 519 Kaneff, YorkU

Roundtable: Performing Perversion

Dr. Amber Jamilla Musser & Dr. Trish Salah in conversation with Dr. John Greyson, Dr. Sheila Cavanagh and Emelie Chhangur

Chaired by Dr. Allyson Mitchell

 

Date: Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Time: 12.30-2.30pm

Location: 519 Kaneff, YorkU

Lecture by Dr. Amber Jamilla Musser

“Carrie Mae Weems and the Question of Brown Jouissance”

Introduced by Dr. Sheila Cavanagh

 

Date: Thursday, June 8, 2017

Time: 10am-11.30am

Location: 519 Kaneff, YorkU

Lecture by Dr. David Eng

“Race as Relation”

Introduced by Dr. David Murray

 

Date: Friday, June 9, 2017

Time: 10am-11.30am

Location: 519 Kaneff, YorkU

Roundtable: Thinking Perversion Transnationally

Dr. David Eng & Dr. Aparna Mishra Tarc in conversation with Dr. David Murray and Dr. David Seitz

Chaired by Dr. Dai Kojima

 

All events are free, but please RVSP to confirm your attendance via EventBrite: https://goo.gl/5nxGWg.

For more information, please visit siss.info.yorku.ca.

Inquiries? Contact us at siss2017@yorku.ca.

 

With support from a SSHRC Connection Grant and York University:

Office of the Vice President Academic & Provost; Office of the Vice President Research and Innovation; the Faculty of Education; the Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies; the Faculty of Graduate Studies; the Graduate Program in Gender, Feminist and Women’s Studies; the School of Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies; Glendon Gender and Women’s Studies Program; the Sexuality Studies Program; Institute for Feminist Legal Studies at Osgoode Hall Law School; Graduate Program in Social and Political Thought; Department of Anthropology; Department of History; Department of Political Science; Department of Social Science; and the Centre for Feminist Research.

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