Centre for the Study of Sexual Dissidence

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"Why get involved with Sex Diss? Why not? You’ll be part of an evolving research centre, network with interesting academics, listen to excellent guest speakers and meet new friends who share your love of academia."
- Ashton Spacey, Sex Diss MA graduate

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE EVENTS ON 17 AND 24 MARCH ARE CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19

DATES IN BRIEF

(subject to updates!)

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Tuesday 17 March 2020 (Week 8), 5pm-7.30pm

Sex Diss Reading Group with Sex Diss Film Club: "The Gay Voice"

School of English Social Space (Arts B 274)

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Tuesday 24 March 2020 (Week 9), 5pm-7.30pm

Sex Diss Reading Group with Sex Diss Film Club: "Queer Feelings"

School of English Social Space (Arts B 274) 

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Wednesday 22 April 2020 (Week 10), 2pm-4pm

Queory: "Towards a Crip Politics of Reproduction"

Dr. Sophie Jones (Birkbeck, University of London)

Silverstone, 309 

Presented in collaboration with the School of English Colloquium

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Thursday 23 April 2020 (Week 10), 3pm-5pm

Out of Time: The Queer Politics of Postcoloniality (talk and book launch)

Dr Rahul Rao (SOAS, University of London)

Chichester 3R143

Presented in collaboration with the Centre for Advanced International Theory

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Friday 5 June 2020 (Summer Term), time and place TBC

Queory: Glyn Salton Cox (Univeristy of California, Santa Barbara)

Presented in collaboration with the School of English Colloquium and the School of English Centre for Modernist Studies

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