- Spring 2002, Vol. 10, No. 2 (requires Adobe
- Reflections on Memory, Identity, and Political
- Creamed and Molded
- Nancy A. Walker Lecture and Humor Symposium
- Race and Wealth Disparity in 21st Century
- Robert Penn Warren Lecture on Southern Letters:
David Levering Lewis
- Gender and Sexuality Lecture Series
- Rethinking the Americas: Crossing Borders
- Schedule of Events
- Limits of the Past, an Interdisciplinary Graduate
Gender and Sexuality Lecture Series
The Warren Centers lecture series on Gender and Sexuality
continues in the spring term with lectures by Jennifer Terry, associate
professor of comparative cultural studies at Ohio State and Lisa Duggan,
associate professor of history and American studies at New York University.
Professor Terry will give a lecture entitled Homoerotic Flows:
Sexuality Studies in Transnational Perspective on Thursday, March
14th at 4:10 p.m. (location to be announced). She is the author of An
American Obsession: Science, Medicine, and Homosexuality in Modern Society
(University of Chicago Press, 1999) and is co-author (with Jacqueline
Urla) of Deviant Bodies: Critical Perspectives on Difference in Science
and Popular Culture (Indiana University Press, 1995) and Processed
Lives: Gender and Technology in Everyday Life (Routledge, 1997).
Terry is now working on two projects, one tracing the origins of the
concept of sexual rights in international human rights organizing and
another tentatively titled Sentiments in Transit. She
is currently visiting associate professor of women's studies at the
University of California at Berkeley.
Professor Duggans public lecture will be held Monday, April 15th
at 4:10 p.m. (location to be announced). Her lecture is entitled
The Incredible Shrinking Public: the Sexual Politics of Neoliberalism.
Duggan is the author of Sapphic Slashers: Sex, Violence and American
Modernity (Duke University Press, 2000), and co-editor (with Lauren
Berlant) of Our Monica, Ourselves: The Clinton Affair and National
Interest (New York University Press, 2001). Her book The Incredible
Shrinking Public: Sexual Politics and the Decline of Democracy is
forthcoming from Beacon Press. She is co-author with Nan D. Hunter of
Sex Wars: Sexual Dissent and Political Culture (Routledge, 1995).
Deirdre McCloskey, Distinguished Professor of Liberal Arts and Science
at the University of Illinois at Chicago and Tinbergen Professor of
Economics, Philosophy, and Art and Cultural Studies at Erasmusuniversiteit
Rotterdam, spoke on September 24th and 25th at Vanderbilt as a part
of the Gender and Sexuality lecture series.
For more information, contact the Center's executive director, Mona C. Frederick.
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