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LGBTQ Research Cluster Brown Bag with Sharon Holland

Mon, October 6, 2008 | African American Culture Room in the Texas Union

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Sharon Holland will be at UT-Austin on October 6-7. In addition to a number of events sponsored by the English department's American Literature Group, including a lecture on Monday evening, a pedagogy panel on Monday afternoon, and a roundtable on American studies on Tuesday afternoon, the Research Cluster is hosting a brown bag lunch with Sharon so that she can discuss with us her work in gender and sexuality studies and queer theory. Her book in progress is titled, "The Erotic Life of Racism".

Sharon Holland is a professor of African American studies at Duke University (where she has just arrive from Northwestern). She is the author of "Raising the Dead: Reading of Death and (Black) Subjectivity" and co-editor of "Crossing Waters, Crossing Worlds: The African Diaspora in Indian Country"

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Sponsored by: LGBTQ Research Cluster

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