Please note that Critical Sexology seminars are free of charge and open to all. There is no need to register your intention to attend with the organizer(s).
Unless otherwise stated, seminars take place between 2pm and 6pm
14 February 2014 | Rethinking Foucault for 21st-Century Sexuality Studies
Organized by Lisa Downing, to be held at the University of Birmingham.
This will be the inaugural “Critsex in the Midlands” event.
Dr Romana Rosalie Byrne (PhD graduate of School of Culture and Communication, University of Melbourne, Australia, author of the forthcoming book, Aesthetic Sexuality, which will be publicized at the event)
“Foucault’s Elusive ars erotica and the Case of Aesthetic Sexuality”
Dr Oliver Davis (Associate Professor, French Studies, University of Warwick)
Provisional title: “Foucault Tomorrow: Codicil for a Queer Pharmatopia”
Dr Emma Foster (Lecturer in International Politics and Gender, University of Birmingham)
Provisional title: “Foucault, Sexuality, and Sustainable Development”
Prof. Lisa Downing (Professor of French Discourses of Sexuality, University of Birmingham)
Dates and programmes for 2014 sessions on “Porn” (to be held at Middlesex University, guest-organized by Feona Attwood & Helen Hester) and “Citizenship” (to be held at Queen Mary, University of London, guest-organized by Alexandra Dymock & Eleanor Wilkinson) will appear here soon.