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Date & Time

Thursday, May 13, 2021
5:00 PM

Location

Online

Admission

Free

More Information

https://gather.town/i/s5QZaUsQ

Contact

Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality
773-702-9936
cgs@lists.uchicago.edu

Description

The Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality is grateful to our faculty affiliates from across departments, divisions and schools who generously contribute their time and energies to the Center and its continued development.

Join us on Gather Town as we take the evening to virtually celebrate recent books by some of the CSGS’s amazing faculty affiliates, including:

- Shadi Bartsch (translator, Classics), The Aeneid
- Larissa Brewer-García (Romance Languages & Literatures), Beyond Babel: Translations of Blackness in Colonial Peru and New Granada
- Jane Dailey (History), White Fright: The Sexual Panic at the Heart of America’s Racist History
- Eve Ewing (Social Service Administration), Ironheart Vol. 2: Ten Rings
- Desiree Foerster (Cinema and Media Studies), Aesthetic Experience of Metabolic Processes
- Paola Iovene (co-editor, East Asian Languages & Civilizations) with contributions from Nisha Kommattam (Comparative Literature) and Anna Schultz (Music), Sound Alignments: Popular Music in Asia's Cold Wars
- Patrick Jagoda (Cinema and Media Studies, English), Experimental Games: Critique, Play, and Design in the Age of Gamification
- Alison James (Romance Languages & Literatures), Documentary Imagination in Twentieth-Century French Literature: Writing with Facts
- Nisha Kommattam (co-editor and co-translator, Comparative Literature), Are They Women?: A Novel Concerning the Third Sex
- Sianne Ngai (English), Theory of the Gimmick: Aesthetic Judgment and Capitalist Form
- Martha Nussbaum (Law), Citadels of Pride: Sexual Abuse, Accountability, and Reconciliation
- Gabriel Winant (History), The Next Shift: The Fall of Industry and the Rise of Health Care in Rust Belt America

Presented in partnership with the Seminary Co-op Bookstores. Free and open to the public.

Virtual reception can be accessed at https://gather.town/i/s5QZaUsQ

If you need assistance to attend, please contact tbrazas@uchicago.edu.