University Community Forum: Cultural History of Gender & Sexuality in the Body
- Categories: Meeting
- Event posted: Sept. 19, 2010
- Last updated: Sept. 16, 2014
- Wednesday, Sept. 29, 2010, noon to 1 p.m.
- Ecumenical Campus Ministries, 1204 Oread Ave., Lawrence
- Cost: Free
- Age limit: All ages
As a professor of Humanities and Western Civilization, as well as Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, Chris Forth is currently writing a cultural history of fat and softness in the West, and maintains an interest in representations of gender in popular culture, notably in film noir, hard-boiled fiction and science fiction. An optional lunch will be served from 11:30 a.m. until 12 p.m. at a cost of $3.50 for students and $6.25 for non-students. For more info on the series, visit www.ecmku.org/university-community-forum.