CS alumna Leah Perry was the guest speaker in the annual program recruitment event as a part of Spring 2017 colloquium series. She presented a talk titled "They Are Bringing Drugs, Crime and Rape: Gender, Race, and the Cultural Politics of U.S. Immigration". Read more here.
For Pride Week, a screening and discussion of Moonlight. April 13, 4:30pm Johnson Center Cinema. The film presents a mental odyssey about the youth, adolescence, and adulthood of Chiron, who is growing up gay and black in Miami.
The danger is palpable as filmmaker Nanfu Wang follows activist Ye Haiyan to Hainan Province to protest the case of six elementary school girls who were sexually abused by their principal. Marked as enemies of the state, the activists -- and Wang -- face interrogation, harassment, and imprisonment.
The Cultural Studies Program’s colloquium (CSC) series features talks by distinguished scholars from across the disciplines. Graduate students David Zeglen and Zachary Marschall interviewed Benjamin Ginsbergm, who studies the rise of administrative staff and the concurrent fall in full-time, tenured faculty positions in Universities.
Congratulations to Martha Louise Deutscher for her new book "Screening the System: Exposing Security Clearance Dangers". Read the article to find out more about Deutscher's examination of the U.S. screening system and how security practices transform individuals.