Thu 21 Sep 2017
Identity politics: either you love it or you hate it (or at least, that’s what the media would have us believe).
In reality, things are more complicated. Identities are at the heart of politics; so much of how we make sense of the world around us, and the social movements we operate within, is shaped by the ways we understand identities, communities, and the structures in which they operate.
In this course we’ll take a look ...
Poetry & sex: medieval to post-modern
Writing sex and gender
Tue 15 Oct 2013Acclaimed Melbourne poet, Claire Gaskin discusses the presence of and critical reactions to sex, sexuality and feminism in her writing. Claire will introduce and read from some of her poetry, in conversation with poet and critic Bonny Cassidy.
Women in philosophy
Luce Irigaray and the philosophy of sexual difference feminism
Thu 17 Sep 2015