Brown Bag:Second World Modernity and Sexuality (16 Sept, 2010, 12:30-1:30, Blow Hall 201)

CJoin guest speaker Anastasia Kayiatos (University of California, Berkeley) and Roy Chan (William & Mary) in a wide-ranging conversation about sexuality within the context of socialist and post-socialist spaces. Ms. Kayiatos and Prof. Chan work on the cultural histories of Russia and China respectively, and have collaborated on projects concerning the issue of sexual difference in the second world. They welcome all scholars, students and curious individuals to join in conversation on how to think about not only sexuality, but broader issues of social difference in connection to the practices, institutions and historic legacies of socialism.