Critical Speaker Series: Jack Halberstam, Monday 4/4 & Tuesday 4/5

The Critical Speaker Series invites you to join us for a talk and seminar with

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JACK HALBERSTAM (University of Southern California)


Talk: “Becoming Feral: Sex, Death, and Falconry”
April 4 (Monday), 2016
3:30 pm
Toy Lounge, Dey Hall


Seminar: “Wild Things: Queer and Feminist Theory at the End of the World”
April 5 (Tuesday), 2016
3:30 pm
Donovan Lounge, Greenlaw Hall


Jack Halberstam is Professor of American Studies and Ethnicity, Gender Studies and Comparative Literature at the University of Southern California. Halberstam is the author of five books including: Skin Shows: Gothic Horror and the Technology of Monsters (Duke UP, 1995), Female Masculinity (Duke UP, 1998), In A Queer Time and Place (NYU Press, 2005), The Queer Art of Failure (Duke UP, 2011) and Gaga Feminism: Sex, Gender, and the End of Normal (Beacon Press, 2012) and has written articles that have appeared in numerous journals, magazines and collections. Halberstam is currently working on several projects including a book on Fascism and (homo)sexuality.