New Direction Jack Halberstam

“Power in the Darkness” and “Angry Atthis”: Anthems, Genres and the Queer Voice”


Eine Veranstaltung des Zentrums für Genderforschung und dem New Directions Programm in Kooperation mit AK Kulturanalyse


Wann: Donnerstag, 13.12.2018, 19:00 Uhr
Wo: KUG, Aula (Brandhofgasse 21, EG)


Jack Halberstam, also known as Judith Halberstam, is a full professor in the Department of English and Comparative Literature and the Institute for Research on Women, Gender, and Sexuality at Columbia University.

Prior to this appointment in 2017, Halberstam was a Professor of American Studies and Ethnicity, Gender Studies, and Comparative Literature and the Director of The Center for Feminist Research at University of Southern California (USC).

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.


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