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Racial Sensations: Writing Post-Slavery Subjectivity


Tuesday May 12, 2015 from 12h30 to 14h30

Aula 113A, Edifici Històric, Universitat de Barcelona, Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes 585 - 08007 Barcelona
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Robyn Wiegman (Duke University) will give a lecture entitled "Racial Sensations: Writing Post-Slavery Subjectivity". Wiegman is a specialist in literature written by women and women studies, and her interests include feminist and queer theory, American studies, issues related to ethnicity, and film and media studies. She is the author of many articles and books, including Object Lessons (2012) and American Anatomies: Theorizing Race and Gender (1995), among others. The session will be in English. 

Robyn Wiegman
Centre Dona i Literatura;
GRC Creació i Pensament de les Dones (CiPD);
Estudis Anglesos, UB
In collaboration with
Comisión Fulbright;
Departament de Filologia Anglesa i de Germanística, UAB