Tag: queer theory

*CALL FOR PAPERS: Themed issue on ‘Radical negativity’*Over the past decade, feminist and queer scholarship has begun to productively address the dark aspects of human subjectivity, such as unhappiness, irresponsibility, passivity, vulnerability, failure, shame, hesitancy, pain, dispossession, disappointment, rage, madness and depression, contributing to a rethinking and revaluation of the negative. Critique has focused on […]

Well this is interesting. Seems like Warwick is becoming a venue for the resurgence of what I had thought was a pretty moribund queer theory: (Re)situating Queer Theory on the Critical Left A Morning Seminar at Warwick University, 10.30am – 1pm, Friday 22 May 2015 Ramphal Building, Room R0.3-4 This seminar aims to explore and […]

This looks interesting: Queerly Theorising Higher Education & Academia: Interdisciplinary Conversations Half-day International Symposium Monday 8th December 2014, 12 noon – 7:30pm, followed by a drinks reception Room 802, Institute of Education (IOE), 20 Bedford Way, London WC1H 0AL This half-day international symposium brings together queer theorisations of higher education and academia that are currently developing […]

CfP DEADLINE: MARCH 14TH Tangentially Queer http://tangentiallyqueer.com: A Workshop on the Field Formation of Queer Theory 16th May, 2014: London School of Economics Keynote speaker: Silvia Posocco (Birkbeck, University of London) Call for papers: Tangentially Queer seeks to explore the contemporary terrains of queer theorising, and its trajectories, histories, and field imaginaries. Throughout its academic history, “queer” […]

Tangentially Queer http://tangentiallyqueer.com: A Workshop on the Field Formation of Queer Theory 16th May, 2014: London School of Economics Call for papers: Tangentially Queer seeks to explore the contemporary terrains of queer theorising, and its trajectories, histories, and field imaginaries. Throughout its academic history, “queer” has often been left undefined, a theoretical concept without fixed referent. […]

Tangentially Queer<http://tangentiallyqueer.com&gt;: A Workshop on the Field Formation of Queer Theory 16th May, 2014: London School of Economics Call for papers: Tangentially Queer seeks to explore the contemporary terrains of queer theorising, and its trajectories, histories, and field imaginaries. Throughout its academic history, “queer” has often been left undefined, a theoretical concept without fixed referent. […]

CfP – please feel free to forward and address any queries to the organisers. Queering the Creative City – Call for Papers Royal Geographical Society with IBG Annual Conference, London, 27-29 August 2014. During the last decade, an increasing interest has been seen by urban and economic geographers around the creative economy, creative cities, and […]

MONDAY 17th February: The Ageing Queer populations of London (7pm, The Boardroom, 309 Regent Street) This panel discussion will explore the challenges, opportunities and difficulties facing London’s ageing queer populations. How do older queer populations experience London and how do they read it differently? In part, the event will also consider how soap operas offer a frame […]

Queer @ King’s, Autumn 2013 Friday 15 November, Screening, 5.30pm, King’s College Strand Campus, Room S-2.18 Ruins: A Chronicle of an HIV Witch-Hunt, Zoe Mavroudi  A documentary about a shocking case of HIV criminalization in Greece, Ruins tells the story of the persecution of HIV-positive women who were detained by the Hellenic Police, forcibly tested, charged […]