24 Jun 2019
Fleshy Spectacles and Broken Hearts
Juana María Rodríguez is professor of ethnic studies and core faculty in performance studies at the University of California, Berkeley. Her research focuses on racialized sexuality and gender; queer of color theory and activism; affect and aesthetics; technology and media arts; law and critical race theory; and Latinx and Caribbean literatures and cultures. She is the author of two books, Queer Latinidad: Identity Practices, Discursive Spaces(2003) and Sexual Futures, Queer Gestures, and Other Latina Longings(2014). Her work has been featured in Aperture; on NPR’s Latino USA, NBC.com, Canadian News Network, The Chronicle of Higher Education, and Cosmopolitan for Latinas. She is currently working on a book on visual culture and Latina sexual labor and co-editing a special issue of TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterlyon ‘Trans Studies en las Americas’.
Nguyen Tan Hoang is associate professor of literature and cultural studies at the University of California, San Diego. His research interests include Asian American visual culture, Southeast Asian cinema, queer cinema, experimental film, race and pornography. His experimental videos have been screened at the Museum of Modern Art in New York, the Getty Center in Los Angeles, and the Centre Pompidou in Paris. He has programmed film, video, and performance for MIX NYC: New York Queer Experimental Film Festival and the San Francisco International Asian American Film Festival. He is a member of the editorial board of the Journal of Cinema & Media Studies. He is the author of A View from the Bottom: Asian American Masculinity and Sexual Representation (Duke 2014).
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WithJuana María Rodríguez
Hoang Tan Nguyen
Organized byAnja Sunhyun Michaelsen
Video in EnglishFormat: mp4
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