On Thursday 6 March, Five College Women’s Studies Research Center will be video livestreaming the upcoming public talk by FCWSRC Research Associate and Manchester University PhD student, Clara Bradbury-Rance.
Queer Lesbian Spaces in Contemporary Cinema
Thursday, March 6th, 4:30-6:00pm (EST)
Five College Women’s Studies Research Center
83 College Street, Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley
Video link for livestreaming: https://www.mtholyoke.edu/streaming/live (no password or registration required)Through a series of readings of contemporary films that explore female homo-social and sexual desires, this presentation will seek to reconceptualize impressions of lesbianism that have concentrated on the lesbian ‘figure’, a term which in itself is no longer capable of describing desires in a cinematic context in which a queer feeling crosses cultural, national and theoretical borders.