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Area Impossible: Sexuality and Geopolitics

The UCLA Department of Comparative Literature presents a Spring 2018 seminar.

Friday, May 25, 2018
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
314 Royce Hall
Los Angeles, CA 90095

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  • Omnia El Shakry (UC Davis), “Freud in Translation: Three Essays, A Survey, and a Group”

  • Rajiv Mohabir (Auburn University), “Queer Coolitude: An Indo-Caribbean Reading ”

  • Stephen Best (UC Berkeley), “None Like Us: Black Exception, Black Exemption”

  • Sima Shakhsari (University of Minnesota), “Trespassing Queer Kinship: Temporality and the Geopolitics of Attachment”

Cost : Free and open to the public; pay-by-space and all-day ($12) parking available in lot 3.

UCLA African Studies Center310-825-3686

Download file: Area-Impossible-flyer-5-25-18-xg-dcm.pdf

Sponsor(s): African Studies Center, UCLA International Institute, Comparative Literature, Department of History, UCLA Equity, Diversity and Inclusion, UCLA Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Studies, Department of English, Promise Institute