November 19, 2022

On Language and Embodiment in the Makings of Gender – a talk by Dany Nobus

Of the five constitutive components of human sexuality, gender is by far the most complex and intractable. My principal aim in this lecture is to question the epistemological status of gender as a source of knowledge about oneself and as a site where language and embodiment seem to be forever embroiled in a Hegelian struggle for recognition and sovereignty.

June 1, 2021

Laura Chernaik: Having something, having nothing, and standing in relation

When we say We, do we stand in relation to Them? Or, are we not standing in relation?