October 21-22, 2011
365 Fifth Avenue
Elebash Recital Hall
Masculinity has finally become a site of inquiry, in the same way that femininity, for nearly a century, has been a central problematic for many disciplines and practices.
Masculinity, Complex sets out to reflect on the history of masculinity as it became perplexed via psychoanalytic and cultural discourses.
We have brought together a renowned group of scholars and artists, and are looking forward to what promises to be a memorable conference.
We wanted to share with you the following working schedule, so that you can save the dates and join us.
2:00 Opening Remarks – Muriel Dimen
2:15-3:45 Panel 1: Second Wave Masculinity
Lew Aron, Jessica Benjamin, Nancy Chodorow
Anne Cheng (Moderator)
4:00-5:15 Panel 2: Global Masculinities
David Eng, Rodderick Ferguson, Eyal Rozmarin
Brett Stoudt (Moderator)
6:00-8:00 Opening Keynote – Judith Butler
Victoria Pitts (Chair)
10:00 Opening Remarks – Katie Gentile
10:30-Noon Panel 3: Trans Masculinities
Stacy Derasmo, Francisco Gonzales, Dean Spade
Virginia Goldner (Moderator)
Noon – 1: Quick Lunch
1:00 – 2:30 Panel 4: The Violent Constitution of Masculinity
Ken Corbett, Gayle Salamon, Michael Warner
Joe Rollins (Moderator)
2:30 – 4:00 Closing Keynote – Tony Kushner
Adrienne Harris (Chair)
This conference is sponsored by
Studies in Gender and Sexuality
Center for the Study of Women and Society
The Graduate Center
City University of New York
The Gender Studies Program at John Jay College of Criminal Justice