Event: Area Impossible: Sexuality and Geopolitics 2017-2018 Seminar Series

Date & Time

February 27, 2018 - 5:30pm

Contact Information

Location

Various times and locations on UCLA campus

Ari Heinrich (UC San Diego), “Chinese Bodies as Biological Surplus: Plastinated Cadavers and Geopolitical Heirarchies of the Human”

February 27, 2018, 5:30pm-7:30pm

Humanities Building 348

 

Peter Sigal (Duke University), “Thinking with Trash: Nahua Knowledge and Queer Being”

March 6, 2018, 5:30pm-7:30pm

Humanities Building 348

 

Each speaker will also pre-circulate a text for discussion in a workshop for faculty and graduate students. These workshops will be held from 5:30pm-7:30pm on February 28, 2018 and March 7, 2018, respectively.

 

Area Impossible: Sexuality and Geopolitics

Spring 2018 Symposium


Omnia El Shakry (UC Davis), “Freud in Translation: Three Essays, A Survey, and a Group”

 

Rajiv Mohabir (Auburn University), “Queer Coolitude: An Indo-Caribbean Reading”


Stephen Best (UC Berkeley), “None Like Us: Black Exception, Black Exemption”

 

Sima Shakhsari (University of Minnesota), “Trespassing Queer Kinship: Temporality and the Geopolitics of Attachment”


May 25, 2018, 9:00am-5:00pm (Reception to Follow)

Royce Hall 314