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Full Video- 2014 Attallah Lecture Series: Dr. Jack Halberstam “Queer Gaming, Glitches and Going Turbo”

The Communication Graduate Caucus (CGC) was thrilled to host 2014 Attallah lecture speaker Jack Halberstam.  This lecture took place as a part of the 2014 CGC Annual Student Conference.

Thanks to the Faculty of Public Affairs, a full copy of the talk is available below

Speaker bio:

540870_458249404247423_466482510_nJack Halberstam is Professor of American Studies and Ethnicity, Gender Studies and Comparative Literature at the University of Southern California.  Halberstam is the author of five books including: Gothic Horror and the Technology of Monsters (Duke UP, 1995), Female Masculinity (Duke UP, 1998), In A Queer Time and Place (NYU Press, 2005), The Queer Art of Failure (Duke UP, 2011) and Gaga Feminism: Sex, Gender, and the End of Normal (Beacon Press, 2012) and has written articles that have appeared in numerous journals, magazines and collections.  Halberstam has co-edited a number of anthologies including Posthuman Bodies with Ira Livingston (Indiana University Press, 1995) and a special issue of Social Text with Jose Munoz and David Eng titled “What’s Queer About Queer Studies Now?”  Jack is a popular speaker and gives lectures around the country and internationally every year.  Lecture topics include: queer failure, sex and media, subcultures, visual culture, gender variance, popular film, animation.  Halberstam is currently working on several projects including a book titled THE WILD on queer anarchy, performance and protest culture, the visual representation of anarchy and the intersections between animality, the human and the environment.  You can follow Jack Halberstam on Twitter.
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