Duke on Gender Colloquium 2018-2019

Sept 2018 Duke on Gender Colloquium

Black Muslims and the Black Arts Movement

Friday, September 21, 2018


Israel Durham, President's Postdoctoral Fellow, English Department, University of Maryland


Su`ad Abdul Khabeer, American Culture and Arab and Muslim American Studies, University of Michigan

"Muslim Cool:  Race, Religion and Hip Hop in the United States"

Ellen McLarney, Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, Duke University

"blk visions for blk lives':  Sonia Sanchez's Muslim Poetry"

Oct. 2018 Duke on Gender Event

Gender, Race, and Labor in the Academy

Monday, October 22, 2018


Frances S. Hasso, Gender, Sexuality and Feminist Studies, History and Sociology, Duke University


Grace Kyungwon Hong, Gender Studies and Asian American Studies, UCLA

"Bringing Out the Dead:  Black Feminism's Impossible Politics"

Jasmine Nichole Cobb, African & African American Studies and Art, Art History and Visual Studies, Duke University

"The Side Part of Alienation"


January 2019 Duke on Gender

Transnationally Thinking Men and Masculinities

Friday, January 25, 2019


Frances S. Hasso, Gender, Sexuality and Feminist Studies, Sociology, Duke University


Matthew Gutmann, Department of Anthropology, Brown University

"Out of Control: The Male Body as Biological Fetish" 

Brendan Jamal Thornton, Department of Religious Studies, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

"Intimate Spirits:  Men, Sex, and the Anthropology of Supernatural Seduction"