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This week, 10th – 11th March: Jack Halberstam in Manchester!

 Jack Halberstam will be in Manchester for three separate events between Tuesday 10th and Wednesday 11th March. Please do join us!

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 For the readings for the CIDRAL theory intensive, please download them from the event page: http://events.manchester.ac.uk/event/event:w2i-i0ji16um-et96oa

Jack Halberstam is Professor of American Studies and Ethnicity, Gender Studies and Comparative Literature at the University of Southern California. Halberstam is the author of five books including: Gothic Horror and the Technology of Monsters (Duke UP, 1995), Female Masculinity (Duke UP, 1998), In A Queer Time and Place (NYU Press, 2005), The Queer Art of Failure (Duke UP, 2011) and Gaga Feminism: Sex, Gender, and the End of Normal (Beacon Press, 2012), and has written articles that have appeared in numerous journals, magazines and collections. Halberstam has co-edited a number of anthologies including Posthuman Bodies with Ira Livingston (Indiana University Press, 1995) and a special issue of Social Text with José Muñoz and David Eng entitled ‘What’s Queer About Queer Studies Now?’ Halberstam is currently working on several projects including a book titled THE WILD on queer anarchy, performance and protest culture, the visual representation of anarchy and the intersections between animality, the human and the environment.

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