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The Sexuality Summer School 2014 is fully booked (but you can still go on the waiting list and public events are open to everybody!)


Student places on the the Sexuality Summer School 2014 sold out this year in record time over our first weekend of registration. You can still add yourself to the waiting list at estore.manchester.ac.uk and all of our public events are open to everyone.

Here’s a reminder of what we’ll have going on from the 26th to 30th of May:

Monday 26 May – 12-2 – lunchtime public lecture: Professor Jasbir Puar (Rutgers)

Monday 26 May6-8 – film screening at Cornerhouse: United in Anger: A History of ACT UP (2012) followed by Q&A with director Jim Hubbard, Professor Richard Dyer (Kings) and Dr. Monica Pearl (Manchester). Co-sponsored by Screen

Tuesday 27 May 4-6 – public lecture: Professor Valerie Traub (Michigan and Simon Visiting Professorship, Manchester). Co-sponsored by SEXGEN northern network

Tuesday 27 May – 7.30-9.30 – workshop at Contact: Peggy Shaw and Lois Weaver in Green Screening: A Conversational Workshop (to book: http://contactmcr.com/whats-on/12873-split-britches-ruff/)

Wednesday 28 May – 8-10 – evening performance at Contact: Peggy Shaw in her new show: RUFF followed by ‘Ask the Doctor: Q&A’ (sponsored by Science, Stroke, Art 2014 as part of Action on Stroke Month) (to book: http://contactmcr.com/whats-on/12873-split-britches-ruff/)

Thursday 29 May – 5-7 – public lecture: Professor Mary Bryson (University of British Columbia) and Chase Joynt (Chicago) on Cancer’s Margins


Lectures are free and not bookable. Just turn up early to guarantee a seat. You can book for events at Contact and Cornerhouse via their websites: contactmcr.com and cornerhouse.org

For more information about the Sexuality Summer School, including details of previous events, go to sexualitysummerschool.wordpress.com, email us and get on the mailing list at sexualitysummerschool@gmail.com, find Sexuality Summer School on Facebook or tweet us @SSS_Manchester.


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