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WGS Intellectual Forum: Kimberly Juanita Brown

"Plantation Weddings and the Arc of Antebellum Desire"

Plantations wedding venues, particularly in the US South, spatially reconstruct antebellum slave mansions as serene sites of joy. This talk will examine the politics of race, gender, and patriarchy that center on the unfreedom of others.

E51-095
Lunch provided, please RSVP to wgs@mit.edu

Earlier Event: December 1
Strike a Pose film
Later Event: February 22
Jennifer Finney Boylan