“Is Psychoanalysis a “Theory of Gender” ?” Anne Berger Distinguished Professor of French Literature and Gender Studies at Paris 8 University Monday October 2 at 4.30pm Guerlac Room, A.D. White House Abstract: In this talk, Anne Berger returns to an old question — as old as the field of gender studies itself … Continue reading “Anne Berger returns to Cornell to discuss Psychoanalysis and Gender Theory”
“Class, Race and Gay-friendliness in Park Slope (New York) and Le Marais (Paris)” Sylvie Tissot Professor of Political Science at the University of Paris 8 Tuesday September 26, 4:30pm Klarman Hall KG42 Abstract: the 2016 Orlando shooting have shown that homophobia is still ingrained in contemporary societies. Yet gay marriage has gained recognition in both countries … Continue reading “Sylvie Tissot (Paris 8) is coming to Cornell this Tuesday !”
Seats still available in FREN 3710: Women Stories in French and Francophone Cultures and FREN 4400: Enlightenment Without Borders! Contact Professor Vallois (mv46@cornell) with any questions. See the course roster for more details: https://classes.cornell.edu/browse/roster/FA17/subject/FREN.
Thursday September 7, 2017 4:30pm in 404 Morrill Hall. Abstract: In this talk I am concerned by the ways in which border walls and zones come not simply to defend (i.e. certain territories), but to define — that is, to shape or alter categories of natural and human kinds. I will suggest that borders walls … Continue reading “Miriam Ticktin “Border Walls and the Politics of Becoming Non-Human””