Talk - 'The Reorder of THINGS: On the Institutionalization of Difference' with Dr. Roderick Ferguson, Associate Professor of American Studies, African American and African Studies, and Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies at the University of Minnesota
Fri, October 7, 2011 • 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM • TBA
The Race/Ethnicity Cluster of the Department of Sociology presents:
'The Reorder of THINGS: On the Institutionalization of Difference'
Dr. Roderick Ferguson
Associate Professor of American Studies, African American and African Studies, and Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies at the University of Minnesota
Thursday, October 6, 2011 at 3:00 p.m. in SAC 1.118
Reception will follow the conclusion of the lecture.
Friday, October 7 from 11:00am-12:30pm
Dr. Ferguson will meet with a group of us to discuss a couple of chapters from his new work
Strange Affinities: The Gender and Sexual Politics of Comparative Racialization,
co-edited with Grace Kyungwon Hong.
Friday's discussion is open to anyone who is willing to read the two chapters Roderick Ferguson has assigned. We will discuss the readings and the talk from the previous day.
This event is sponsored by:
The Department of Sociology, the Department of English, the Department of American Studies, the Center for Women’s and Gender Studies, and the John L. Warfield Center for African & African American Studies at the University of Texas at Austin.