Events Calendar

Symposium

Biopolitics, Health, and Sexualities

Presenter:
Rosalyn Diprose
Presenter Affiliation:
University of New South Wales
Location:
Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center (341 Delaware Avenue)
Campus:
Off Campus
Date:
9/5/14
Time:
1:00 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.
Cost:
Free
Sponsor:
Humanities Institute
Contact:
645-2592 (huminst@buffalo.edu)
Web site:
http://tinyurl.com/pldutnt
An Interdisciplinary Symposium with Rosalyn Diprose, WBFO/Silvers Visiting Scholar in the Arts and Humanities. Introduction and Welcome: Erik R. Seeman, HI Director Keynote Session Moderator: Ewa Plonowska Ziarek, COL 1:00 Rosalyn Diprose, Philosophy, University of New South Wales, Australia “Biopolitics and Plain Packaging (of) Public Health” Response: James Bono, History and Department of Medicine 2:45-3:00 coffee 3:00-4:15 Panel I Moderator: Kari Winter, Transnational Studies and Gender Institute Graham Hammill, English, “Drugs and Pornography, ca. 1593.” Rámon Soto-Crespo, Transnational Studies, “When Sex is All I Got: The Biopolitics of Male Sexuality in the Caribbean.” 4:15-4;30 coffee 4:30-5:45 Panel II Moderator: Michael Rembis, History and the Center for Disability Studies Susan Cahn, History, “Borderline Personality Disorder and the Politics of Diagnosis” Tim Dean, English “Should Gay Men Go on the Pill?”