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Intersections, Interventions, and the Homoerotics of Orientalism

General Programming

dateNovember 9, 2015 timeMonday, 4:30pm–6:00pm EST location The Heyman Center, Second Floor Common Room, Columbia University
  • Institute for Research on Women, Gender and Sexuality
  • Department of English and Comparative Literature
  • Columbia University Press

This talk, given by Joseph Allen Boone, Professor of English and Comparative Literature at University of Southern California, will focus on methodologies for reading across cultures, literatures, and disciplines. It will draw on western sources in particluar, queer theory in its transnational phase, and rising developments in middle eastern or islamicate sexuality studies.

No registration required. Seating is first-come-first-served.

  • Joseph Allen Boone Professor of English and Comparative Literature University of Southern California