Queer Dwellings: Migrancy, Precarity, and Fabulosity

Professor Martin F. Manalansan IV
Visiting Scholar

When: Tuesday, September 11, 2012
Time: 2-4 p.m. Graduate Student Workshop (RSVP required)
5-7 p.m. Public Lecture
Venue: Room 208N, North House, Munk School of Global Affairs, 1 Devonshire Place,  University of Toronto

Martin F. Manalansan IV is Associate Professor of Anthropology and Asian American Studies and Conrad Professorial Humanities Scholar at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. He is an affiliate faculty in the Gender and Women’s Studies Program, the Global Studies Program and the Unit for Criticism and Interpretive Theory. He is the author of Global Divas: Filipino Gay Men in the Diaspora (2003), which was awarded the Ruth Benedict Prize. He is editor/co-editor of two anthologies namely, Cultural Compass: Ethnographic Explorations of Asian America (2000), and Queer Globalizations: Citizenship and the Afterlife of Colonialism (2002), as well as a special issue of International Migration Review on gender and migration.

Co-sponsored by: Women and Gender Studies Institute; Mark S. Bonham Centre for Sexual Diversity Studies; Humanities, Social Sciences, and Social Justice Education; Centre for Integrative Anti-Racism Studies