Summer Institute in Sexuality Studies (SISS) 2017 Public Events Schedule, 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

Lecture by Dr. Aparna Mishra Tarc - “Pedagogy and the perverse in Toni Morrison’s God Help the Child

Introduced by Toby Wiggins

Monday, June 5, 2017
12-1.30pm
519 Kaneff, YorkU


Lecture by Dr. Trish Salah - “Race as Kink: Reading Trans-Racial Fetishism”

Introduced by Dr. John Greyson

Tuesday, June 6, 2017
10am-11.30am
TBD, YorkU


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

Tuesday, June 6, 2017
5pm-7pm
25 Seaforth Ave


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

Wednesday, June 7, 2017
10am-11.30am
519 Kaneff, YorkU


Lecture by Dr. Amber Jamilla Musser - “Carrie Mae Weems and the Question of Brown Jouissance”

Introduced by Dr. Sheila Cavanagh

Wednesday, June 7, 2017
12.30-2.00pm
519 Kaneff, YorkU


Lecture by Dr. David Eng - “Race as Relation”

Introduced by Dr. David Murray

Thursday, June 8, 2017
10am-11.30am
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

Friday, June 9, 2017
10am-11.30am
519 Kaneff, YorkU

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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.