University Community Forum: Cultural History of Gender & Sexuality in the Body


  • Categories: Meeting
  • Event posted: Sept. 19, 2010
  • Last updated: Sept. 16, 2014

Event details

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.

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