Jonathan Lyon, Johanna Ransmeier, and Tara Zahra will participate in a Faculty Book Party on Thursday, March 2, 5–6.30 PM, at the Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5721 S. Woodlawn Avenue. The party celebrates recent books by faculty who contribute their time and energies to the Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality.

Other Celebrants

  • Lauren Berlant (English) and Lee Edelman—Sex, or the Unbearable
  • Daisy Delogu (Romance)—Allegorical Bodies: Power and Gender in Late Medieval France
  • Wendy Doniger (Divinity)—Redeeming the Kamasutra and The Ring of Truth and Other Myths of Sex and Jewelry
  • Martha Feldman (Music)—The Castrato: Reflections on Natures and Kinds
  • Alessandra L. González (Economics)—Islamic Feminism in Kuwait: The Politics and Paradoxes
  • Kimberly Kay Hoang (Sociology)—Dealing in Desire: Asian Ascendancy, Western Decline, and the Hidden Currencies of Global Sex Work
  • Lucy Pick (Divinity)—Pilgrimage
  • Jennifer Scappetone (English)—Killing the Moonlight: Modernism in Venice
  • Jennifer Wild (Cinema & Media Studies)—The Parisian Avant-Garde in the Age of Cinema, 1900–1923
  • Linda M. G. Zerilli (Political Science & Gender and Sexuality Studies)—A Democratic Theory of Judgment