Kathi Weeks

Kathi Weeks

Professor of Gender, Sexuality and Feminist Studies

External address: 
114B East Duke, Durham, NC 27708
Internal office address: 
Box 90760, Durham, NC 27708-0760
Phone: 
(919) 684-5840

Education & Training

  • Ph.D., University of Washington 1992

  • M.A., University of Washington 1984

  • B.A., Western Washington University 1981

Jameson, Fredric. The Jameson Reader. Edited by Fredric Hardt, M and K. Weeks, Blackwell Publishing, 2000.

Weeks, K. Constituting Feminist Subjects. Ithaca: Cornell University, 1998.

Jazwinski, S. M., and A. I. Yashin. Introduction. Vol. 40, 2014, pp. vii–xii.

Weeks, K. “Reencountering Marxist Feminism.” Women’s Oppression Today, edited by Michele Barrett and M. Barrett, Verso Books, 2014, pp. ix–xix.

Weeks, K. “Timely and Untimely Utopianism.” Demand  the Impossible: Science Fiction and the Utopian Imagination, Peter Lang, 2014, pp. 248–50.

Weeks, K. “The Refusal of Work as Demand and Perspective.” Resistance in Practice: The Philosophy of Antonio Negri, edited by T. Murphy and A. -. K. Mustapha, Pluto, 2005, pp. 109–35.

Weeks, K. “'Labor, Standpoints, and Feminist Subjects,' Selection from Constituting Feminist Subjects.” The Feminist Standpoint Theory Reader, edited by Sandra Harding, 181-193. New York: Routledge, 2004.

Weeks, K. “Subject for a Feminist Standpoint.” Marxism Beyond Marxism, edited by S. Makdisi et al., New York: Routledge, 1996.

Weeks, K. “Feminist Standpoint Theories and the Return of Labor.” Marxism in the Postmodern Age: Confronting the New World Order, edited by A. Callari et al., New York: Guilford Publications, 1995.

Weeks, Kathi. “Introduction: The Politics of the Public Toilet.” South Atlantic Quarterly, vol. 115, no. 4, Duke University Press, Oct. 2016, pp. 744–47. Crossref, doi:10.1215/00382876-3656136. Full Text

Weeks, K. “The Critical Manifesto: Marx-Engels, Haraway, and Utopian Politics.” Utopian Studies, vol. 24, 2013, pp. 216–31.

Weeks, K. “Pedagogies of the Common.” Rethinking Marxism, vol. 22, Sept. 2009, pp. 458–62.

Weeks, Kathi. “"Hours for What We Will": Work, Family, and the Movement for Shorter Hours.” Feminist Studies, vol. 35, no. 1, FEMINIST STUD INC, Mar. 2009, pp. 101–27.

Weeks, K. “Life within and Against Work: Affective Labor, Feminist Critique, and Post-Fordist Politics.” Ephemera: Theory & Politics in Organization, vol. 7, Feb. 2007, pp. 233–49.

Weeks, K. ““Wanting Otherwise” and “Utopian Time,” roundtable contributions to the afterword.” Angelika Bammer, Partial Visions: Feminism and Utopianism in the 1970s, 2nd Edition, Peter Lang, 2014.

Weeks, K. “Imagining Non-Work.” Social Text Periscope, 2013.

Weeks, K. “A Brief Bibliography of Critical Feminist Responses to Postmodernism.” The American  Philosophical Association Newsletter on Feminism and Philosophy, vol. 91, no. 2 (Fall), 1992.