Gender, Sex and International Capitalism

Gender, Sex and International Capitalism

Project Director: Kimberly Kay Hoang, Sociology

2017-18 Occasions

    Wednesday, February 28, 2018 Obfuscating Disreputable Ties: Taboo Relationships into the EconomyThis that is global panel examine the dwelling of change involving the afraid and profane. It will probably examine areas where actors manage disreputable exchange in taboo markets. To push the industry further the panel will ask how will you we consider exchanges being “legal” but socially disreputable? Just how do market actors obfuscate disreputable ties through extremely intimate and personal means like gift-giving?

Speakers: Gabriel Rossman, Associate Professor of Sociology, University of Ca, Los Angeles “Moral responses towards the Obfuscation of Disreputable Exchange: A Vignette Experiment on Baby-Selling”

Ashley Mears, Associate Professor of Sociology, Boston University “Obfuscating Exploitative Economies”

Kimberly Hoang, Assistant Professor of Sociology as well as the university, University of Chicago “Risky Investments: types of Obfuscation in Frontier Markets” Wednesday, January 31, 2018 Hector Carrillo, “Pathways of want: The Migration that is sexual of Gay Men”Professor Hector Carrillo (Sociology and Gender & Sexuality Studies, Northwestern University) talks about their current guide, Pathways of want.

Just how do migrants’ sexualities modification being a total outcome of these transnational moving? With Pathways of Desire, Hector Carrillo (Northwestern University) brings us in to the life of Mexican homosexual guys that have kept their property nation to pursue greater intimate autonomy and sexual freedom in the us. Carrillo brings forth awareness of the complete arc among these men’s migration experiences, from their upbringing in Mexican urban centers and towns, with their cross-border journeys, with their incorporation into metropolitan homosexual communities in US urban centers, and their intimate and intimate relationships with US males. These men’s diverse and stories that are fascinating the intertwining of intimate, financial, and familial motivations for migration.

Pathways of Desire examines the bidirectional, albeit uneven, procedures of change between nations into the worldwide North while the global Southern. By considering change that is sexuality-related the international Southern, it challenges the view that homosexual guys from nations like Mexico would logically desire to migrate to a “more sexually enlightened” country such as the united states of america. And, at most practical level, the guide shows the way the intricacies of cross-cultural intimate and intimate relations may impact the intimate health insurance and HIV threat of transnational immigrant populations. Thursday, November 2, 2017 Queering Sexual CapitalismsThis panel conversation provides leading scholars round the nation together for the panel to talk about exactly just just how sex, sexuality, and international capitalism co-constitute different varieties of inequalities. The speakers will take care of a variety of areas from intercourse work and NAFTA to FIFA soccer and worldwide money systems. The panel will examine just exactly how sex relations are implicated in worldwide processes and examine the dwelling amongst the sacred and profane. The panel will deal with these concerns: how can we think of exchanges which are “legal” but socially disreputable? What’s the relationship between intimate economies and formal areas?

Panelists: Elena Shih, Assistant Professor of American Studies, Brown University Jennifer Tyburczy, Associate Professor of Feminist Studies, University of Ca Santa Barbara Ghassan Moussawi, Assistant Professor of Sociology and Gender and Women’s research, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Gregory C. Mitchell, Assistant Professor of females’s, Gender and sex Studies, Williams university

Late Liberalism Project

The focus with this task ended up being in the forces which make governmental ideology and dream affix to forms that are particular governmental people, including the country, along with corporeal people, evidenced in sex, sex, battle, indigenousness, caste, an such like. Exactly what does it suggest to pull apart these forms through the desires which make individuals mounted on them? Exactly exactly exactly just What might we study on transitional principles just like the worldwide together with transnational, or from non-individuality-based notions of freedom and justice?

This task had been more about technologies of governmental kind than “gender and sex” with its typical sensory faculties; yet sex and sex had been main into the stories, previous and future, which we constantly attempt to comprehend and inform.

Lesbian & Gay Studies

Past Events

2016-2017 Series

This the LGBTQ Studies project focuses on queer art as conceptual art that collects, disturbs and repairs our commonly held objects of intimacy and our expectations of critical argument year. Enmeshing performance and theory, this present year’s visitors refuse the priority of abstract over affective perception, let’s assume that each is defined with, against, and inside of each and every other. And so they don’t assume that review equals a refusal of accessory or pleasure, but a pursuit inside them. During Winter ’17, Joshua Chambers-Letson will talk on “Nina Simone therefore the work of Minoritarian Performance” (February 9) and E. Patrick Johnson will perform reflections on their projects on Southern gayness, Sweet Tea together with Beekeeper: Performing Southern Ebony Women that Love ladies (January 12) permitting us into exactly exactly exactly what it is prefer to embody real time people of many different genders and sexual methods in his translations of interviews into performance. Into the autumn, Lily Hoang and Jackie Wang will undoubtedly be reading from their autobiographical and works that are poetic and owning a workshop on Monsters, Trauma, and composing (October 27-28). Ann Cvetkovich will even lecture and run a writing workshop underneath the rubric, “composing as Archival Practice, ” (November 3).

Thursday, October 27 at 4:30pm Lily Hoang + Jackie Wang: researching and discussion CSGS – 5733 S University Ave, Community place

Friday, October 28 at 12:00pm Lily Hoang + Jackie Wang // Workshop: “Feeling away from area: Trauma Monsters and Magic” CSGS – 5733 S University Ave, First Floor Seminar area

Thursday, January 12 at 4:30pm E. Patrick Johnson, “The Beekeeper: Performing Black Southern ladies who Love Women” CSGS – 5733 S University Ave, Community area

Thursday, February 9 at 4:30pm Joshua Chambers-Letson, “Nina Simone additionally the work of Minoritarian Performance” CSGS – 5733 S University Ave, Community area

2015-16 Series: they have a Mouth to them

What goes on whenever performance, pleasure, and politics get together? Just how can they challenge and alter one another? What the results are to enjoyment whenever politics is within the space and what goes on to politics whenever comedy, injury, and minds that are searching? What exactly is relationship between awareness raising and pleasure stimulation?

This present year, the Artists’ Salon together with LGBTQ research Project at Center for learn of Gender and sex with help through the Chicago Efficiency Lab and Infrastructures of this Comedic are sponsoring four occasions that cross-over comedy, witnessing, narrative, liveness, plus the possibility that the modifications visual pleasure cause might have a memorable and impact that is positive.