Spring 2011 | Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies
University of Pittsburgh
Events

Spring 2011

"Transgender in a Global Frame"

February 4, 2011 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Speaker/Participants: 
Judith Halberstam (Univ. of Southern California)

Humanities Center

Public lecture organized around the visit of short-term Humanities Center Fellow, Judith Halberstam.

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Open forum for graduate students, "The Future of Queer Studies"

February 3, 2011 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm

Humanities Center

Organized around the visit of short-term Humanities Center Fellow, Judith Halberstam.

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Colloquium, "Dude, Where's My Phallus?: Forgetting, Losing, Looping"

February 3, 2011 - 12:30pm - 2:00pm

Humanities Center

Organized around the visit of short-term Humanities Center Fellow, Judith Halberstam.

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Faculty and graduate students in Pitt Humanities departments can access colloquium papers two weeks before the event by logging in to <my.pitt.edu>, clicking on the tab “My Resources,” clicking on “Humanities Center,” and then clicking on “Colloquium Series” where there is a link to the pdf file. Participants may also request the reading at humctr@pitt.edu.

Open forum for undergraduates, "The Future of Queer Studies"

February 2, 2011 - 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Humanities Center

Organized around the visit of short-term Humanities Center Fellow, Judith Halberstam.

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Colloquium "Low Theory: Losing Hope and Finding Nemo"

February 1, 2011 - 12:30pm - 2:00pm

Humanities Center

Organized around the visit of short-term Humanities Center Fellow, Judith Halberstam.

Event flier

Faculty and graduate students in Pitt Humanities departments can access colloquium papers two weeks before the event by logging in to <my.pitt.edu>, clicking on the tab “My Resources,” clicking on “Humanities Center,” and then clicking on “Colloquium Series” where there is a link to the pdf file. Participants may also request the reading at humctr@pitt.edu.

"The Queer Art of Failure"

January 31, 2011 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Speaker/Participants: 
Judith Halberstam (Univ. of Southern California)

Humanities Center

Public lecture organized around the visit of short-term Humanities Center Fellow, Judith Halberstam

"Bound" - Contemporary Queer Cinemas Public Film Series

January 26, 2011 - 7:45pm - 9:45pm

Women's Studies Program

FREE

All screenings and events are wheelchair accessible.  For more information: publicqueercinema@gmail.com.

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Reading Group on the work of Judith Halberstam

January 21, 2011 - 2:00pm - 3:30pm

Humanities Center & Women's Studies Program

Open to anyone who would like to attend

We will focus on chapters 1 and 7 of Halberstam’s In a Queer Time and Place.

http://www.nyupress.org/books/In_a_Queer_Time_and_Place-products_id-3598.html

As further suggested reading, we are also proposing two chapters from Gayle Salamon, Assuming a Body (2010): Chapters 3 and 4: "Boys of the Lex: Transgender and Social Construction" and "Transfeminism and the Future of Gender.”

"Set It Off" - Contemporary Queer Cinemas Public Film Series

January 19, 2011 - 7:45pm - 9:45pm

Women's Studies Program

FREE

All screenings and events are wheelchair accessible.  For more information: pittqueercinema@gmail.com.

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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, University Closed

January 17, 2011 - 8:30am - 5:00pm

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