“Trans Histories, Abolitionist Futures” with Susan Stryker (Trans Cultural Production series)

Mudd Hall 26

SPRING 2024: TRANS CULTURAL PRODUCTION  FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC "Trans Histories, Abolitionist Futures: At the Crossroads of Turk and Taylor" Speaker: Susan Stryker About this event: Susan Stryker's books include Queer Pulp: Perverse Passions in the Golden Age of the Paperback (Chronicle, 2000), Transgender History (Seal Press, revised edition 2017), and the forthcoming When Monsters Speak: A Susan Stryker […]

Richard Macksey National Undergraduate Humanities Research Symposium

@ The Richard Macksey National Undergraduate Humanities Research Symposium, now in its fifth year, brings together undergraduate students across the country to present their humanities and interdisciplinary research to a national audience. The 2024 Macksey Symposium will feature a welcome reception at the Baltimore Museum of Art, a keynote address by Dr. Sami Schalk, and presentations by […]

Keynote Address: “504 and Beyond: Disability Politics and the Black Panther Party”

Hodson Hall 110

@ Dr. Sami Schalk, Associate Professor of Gender and Women’s Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, will deliver the keynote address for the fifth annual Richard Macksey National Undergraduate Humanities Research Symposium, held on the Johns Hopkins Homewood Campus from March 21-23, 2024. Drawing from her latest book, Black Disability Politics, Schalk will detail the […]

LittlePuss Press and Trans Audiences (Trans Cultural Production series)

SPRING 2024: TRANS CULTURAL PRODUCTION  FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Organized by Jo Giardini in collaboration with Siân Evans and Joseph Plaster Co-sponsored by the Alexander Grass Humanities Institute  The Winston Tabb Special Collections Research Center’s Spring 2024 speaker series highlights cultural production by trans, non-binary, and gender-nonconforming artists, writers, historians, poets, and musicians. Drawing […]

We Want It All: An Anthology of Radical Trans Poetics (Trans Cultural Production series)

Red Emma's 3128 Greenmount Avenue, Baltimore, MD, United States

SPRING 2024: TRANS CULTURAL PRODUCTION  FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Organized by Jo Giardini in collaboration with Siân Evans and Joseph Plaster Co-sponsored by the Alexander Grass Humanities Institute  The Winston Tabb Special Collections Research Center’s Spring 2024 speaker series highlights cultural production by trans, non-binary, and gender-nonconforming artists, writers, historians, poets, and musicians. Drawing […]

WGS Visiting Distinguished Professor series: Grace Lavery, “Lectures on Demonology for Transsexuals”

Gilman 208 Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MARYLAND

We are happy to announce that this year's WGS Visiting Distinguished Professor is Professor Grace Lavery of UC Berkeley. Her most recent book Pleasure and Efficacy: Of Pen Names, Cover Versions, and Other Trans Techniques (Princeton, 2023) examines the experience and representation of modern gender transition, drawing on examples from George Eliot, Sigmund Freud, and many others. She will give three […]

Trans Hirstory in 99 Objects: Trans Criticism and Trans Culture (TCP series)

SPRING 2024: TRANS CULTURAL PRODUCTION  FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Organized by Jo Giardini in collaboration with Siân Evans and Joseph Plaster Co-sponsored by the Alexander Grass Humanities Institute  The Winston Tabb Special Collections Research Center’s Spring 2024 speaker series highlights cultural production by trans, non-binary, and gender-nonconforming artists, writers, historians, poets, and musicians. Drawing […]