Sexualities & Genders

Έλα να σου πω: φεμινιστικές, λεσβιακές και κουήρ αφηγήσεις της μεταπολίτευσης

Την Κυριακή 23 Φεβρουαρίου (16:00–21:00) στο Φεμινιστικό Αυτόνομο Κέντρο Έρευνας (Αγίου Παντελεημονος 7β, 10446 Αθήνα) θα παρουσιάσουν τις έρευνες τους οι συμμετέχουσες του μαθήματος «Let’s talk about ‘sex’, baby: Ιστορίες και θεωρίες του φύλου και της σεξουαλικότητας» το οποίο τρέξαμε στο ΦΑΚΕ το χειμερινό εξάμηνο. Ευχαριστούμε θερμά τις αφηγήτριες που μοιράστηκαν τα βιώματα, τις αναμνήσεις, τις αναλύσεις και τις επιθυμίες τους.   Η ημερίδα είναι ανοικτή στο κοινό. Το αναλυτικό… Read More »Έλα να σου πω: φεμινιστικές, λεσβιακές και κουήρ αφηγήσεις της μεταπολίτευσης

Queer Theory Seminar

Seminar Benjamin Bateman, literary scholar based at the University of Edinburgh, offers an advanced seminar on queer theory at FAC Research. The two-hour seminar, entitled “Vaporous Vows,” is aimed at people who have a background in queer theory, an interest in literature, and are fluent in English. “Vaporous Vows” connects Eve Sedgwick’s early work on queer performativity to her much later essay, “The Weather in Proust.” Using as a literary… Read More »Queer Theory Seminar

Queer Theory 101

Everything you were afraid to ask, and even more you didn’t know you wanted to know, about queer theory. An open discussion with Ben Bateman, queer theorist, literary scholar, lecturer in English Literature at The University of Edinburgh and author of The Modernist Art of Queer Survival. Ben was previously Professor of English and Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, and Director of The Center for the Study of Genders and… Read More »Queer Theory 101

Seminar on Queer Theory

Benjamin Bateman, author of The Modernist Art of Queer Survival, based in English Literature at the University of Edinburgh, offers a mistress class (a.k.a. advanced seminar) on queer theory (in English), entitled “Vaporous Vows.” Call for participants is now open (closes on February 14, 2020). “Vaporous Vows” connects Eve Sedgwick’s early work on queer performativity to her much later essay, “The Weather in Proust.” Using as a literary touchstone the… Read More »Seminar on Queer Theory

AFQP Film Screening

The Athens Festival of Queer Performance presents 2 film screenings of performance-based short films and video art curated by Alex Tsoli: “Tsoli Love” and “Body and Grief.” Don’t miss it! Image credit: Still from This Ain’t a Eulogy, Taja Lindley, USA 2017, 10′

Gender Panic Ink

The Gender Panic Collective returns to FAC for a playful workshop on how to create a queer couture! Gender Panic is a collective of LGBTQIA++ people from refugee, migrant and diasporan backgrounds who make bespoke, recycled, one-of-a-kind t-shirts that celebrate queer life. On Thursday 12 December 2019 we are going to meet at FAC in order to design and screen print together t-shirts that make us laugh and give us… Read More »Gender Panic Ink

Athens Festival of Queer Performance

The 4-day Athens Festival of Queer Performance (October 17-20) aims at presenting different strands of the booming local scene of queer performance, as well as establishing a dialogue with an international array of performers, artists, and academics working on live and media performance art. The festival is organised by a group of queers, so you know it’s going to be fucking fantastic. FAC Research has curated and will host the… Read More »Athens Festival of Queer Performance