Joshua Chambers-Letson: One More Try

April 10, 2023
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

When: April 10th, 2023 at 4:00pm

Where: Seigle Hall, Room 204

Join us this April for a lecture by Joshua Chambers-Letson—a return to the dynamics of melancholia and reparation in queer theory, a meditation on the art of living with grief, and another (final) attempt to reconcile with a teacher who told you goodbye, goodbye, goodbye…

Joshua Chambers-Letson is a Professor of Performance Studies and Asian American Studies at Northwestern University and author of After the Party: A Manifesto for Queer of Color Life and A Race So Different: Law and Performance in Asian America. They are presently the 2022-2023 Thinker in Residence with the Felix Gonzalez-Torres Foundation.

Sponsored by the Department of Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, the Center for the Study of Race, Ethnicity & Equity, and the Center for the Humanities.