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From Patriarchy to Pussy Riot: Gender, Sexuality, and Global Citizenship

The Women's Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program, and the Forum for Feminist Thought present a day-long symposium focusing on sexual citizenship.


By March 1st
or contact k.samko@neu.edu

A day-long symposium featuring the following panels on the theme of sexual citizenship:

- Queer Citizenship in an Age of Tolerance

- The State Bashes Back

- Asylum, Immigration and the Liminal Citizen

- Creating Sexed Subjects

- Reimagining Sexuality and Citizenship: Dialogues and Conversations

Presented by Northeastern's WGSS program and the Forum for Feminist Thought, and co-sponsored by: The Humanities Center/CSSH; Sexual Citizenship Collaborative Cluster; Departments of Communications Studies, English, Political Science, and Sociology & Anthropology; the School of Law; and the International Affairs Program.

A reception will follow.

Featuring Panelists:

Peter Campbell (Northeastern University)

Laurie Essig (Middlebury College)

Sara McKinnon (University of Wisconsin)

Sujata Moorti (Middlebury College)

Jyoti Puri (Simmons College)

Rachel Rosenbloom (Northeastern University)

Faith Smith (Brandeis University)

Suzanna Walters (Northeastern University)

Elizabeth Wood (MIT)


Friday, March 14, 2014 at 8:30am

Cabral Center
40 Leon Street, Boston, MA, Boston

Event Type

Seminar, Conference


College of Social Sciences and Humanities, CSSH, Department of English, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, Humanities Center, International Affairs Program, Department of Political Science, Center for International Affairs and World Cultures




Free registration is required

Sponsoring Organization

The WGSS Program, Forum for Feminist Thought, the Sexual Citizenship Collaborative Research Cluster, the Humanities Center, the Department of Sociology and Anthropology, the Department of English, the Department of Political Science, the School of Law, and the International Affairs Program.

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