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Graduate Student Conference March 2010
Battle Road Trail
Experimental Rose Museum Cell Phone Tour
Foreign Language Tour Event at the Rose
Learning through the Rose Art Museum
Anthropology Must Reads?
Guggenheim project trip to NYC
GBAC: Anthropology & Social Media
Photographs of the Disappeared
"I Sent my Message" exhibition
Should robots wear clothes?
(Slave Trade Memorial)
Classes during "Quarantine"
Rose Art Museum Collections
Nantucket African-American History Project
Chinese Cultural Studies
Obbini Tumbao Residency
Red Thread: Kumi Korf
William Gibson & Cultural Critique
Estate Sales as Cultural Practice
Art Law Forum
Waterfall Projection: My Hands Were Busy
Exhibition: History of the Rose Art Museum
Slavery and Universities
Practicing Place at Brandeis
Arresting Moments: Wonder and the Pedagogy of the Imagination
Saturn Dreaming of Mercury
Wearing our Culture project
(Waltham Family School)
Rose Museum Symposium
Rose Art Museum Crisis
Clothing and Children's Literature
New Media Space
Rose Museum Sit-in, 1/29/09
(Broadcast on YouTube)
Art and Human Rights
(Conversations on YouTube!!)
Art, Representation and Evolution
(Broadcast on YouTube)
Rose Museum Town Meeting
Graduate Student Conference March 2009
Sudanese Refugee Art Exhibition
Webisodes: Unpacking Ads
Jonglei State Cultural Production Center
Virtual Tel Aviv
South Sudan Women Project
Campaign 2008 Ads
"Making Culture" eSpaces
What is culture?
Japan: Gender Images
Prospect Hill Terrace
Rory Stewart's "The Places in Between"
Shubha Mudgal Residency
(Oct. 15-18, 2008)
"Beyond Witnessing" Series
Malek Village Reconstruction Project
Manitonquat visit (
April 9, 2008)
Mariyo Yagi Lecture
(March 26, 2008)
(Feb 14. 2008)
Pedagogy of the Imagination
Transitional Phenomena Working Group
Global Theory Group
Trauma: Theory and Experience course
Brandeis Website Discussion
Visualizing Science symposium
Mirrors of Science
Sexualities in Asia
Gender, Justice and Storytelling Workshop
Waltham Community Archives
Japan Studies Group
Japan Studies colloquium series
Intercultural Residency Series
MusicUnitesUs Lesson Plan Forum
African-American Bike Network
Community History Projects
Readings of Interest
Museums and Exhibitions
Surveillance and Privacy
Architecture and Memorial comments
HIV/AIDS and Cultural Form
Music and Concert Comments
Theater and Drama Comments
Culture, Digital Technology and the Internet
Cultural Production courses
Asian and Asian Diaspora Studies
Education and Cultural Production
Official Cultural Production website
Sexualities in Asia
Sexualities and the National Body in Asia: an Interdisciplinary Symposium
Tuesday, November 6, 2007 12:00 noon-4:30 p.m.
12:10 pm-1:30 p.m. Rose Art Museum
1:40 pm-4:30 p.m. Women's Study Research Center, Brandeis University
This symposium, sponsored by the
Asian and Asian Diaspora Studies working grou
p, explores the broad range of sexualities and gendered expression in Asia and Asian Diasporas. Topics to be explored will range from "third sex" cultural politics; Gay activism in Xi'an,China; South Asian queer weddings in transnational perspective; and representations of violent women in India; and the politics and poetics of gay Japanese literature.
The symposium is held in "conversation" with the works of art by Indian women artists in the exhibition "Tiger by the Tail" at the Women's Studies Research Center and the Rose Art Museum. Co-sponsors include the Women's and Gender Studies Program, the Department of Anthropology, the M.A. program in Cultural Production, and the Japanese Studies colloquium series. Co-conveners are Ellen Schattschneider, Sarah Lamb, Matthew Fraleigh and Harleen Singh.
12:10 pm-1:30 pm Rose Art Museum.
Roundtable on Indian Women's art video installations.
Participants (tentative list): Ulka Anjari, Mark Auslander, Rajeswari Mohan, Jyoti Puri, Michael Rush, Nancy Salzer, Ellen Schattschneider, Harleen Singh.
1:40 pm-4:30. Women's Study Research Center. Sexualities and the National Body in Asia
1:40-45 Welcome and framing remarks (Ellen Schattschneider)
Figuring the National Body in South Asia
1:45-2:10 Jyoti Puri (Simmons College) “Sexualizing the State of the Nation: Sodomy Law in India”
2:10-2:35 Raji Mohan (Haverford College) "Femininity, Maternity, and Masquerade in Santosh Sivan's The Terrorist"
2:35-2:50 Commentary by Ulka Anjari and Harleen Singh
2:50-3:00 General discussion
Panel II Sexuality, Power and Literature in Japan
3:10-3:35 Keith Vincent (Boston University) ""Queer Pasts and Straight Futures: Homosocial Narrative in Modern Japanese Fiction"
3:35-3:40 Commentary by Matthew Fraleigh
3:40-3:45 General Discussion
Panel II Reports from the Field: Transnational Asian Sexualities
3:45-3:55 Casey Miller. "Manifold Margins: Locality, Nationality, and Internationality of Chinese Gay Organizations"
3:55- 4:05 Faris Khan. "Diasporic Queer South Asian Weddings"
4:05-4:15 Bea Moolenaar. "Chinese Heritage Travel and Gendered Selves & Sexualities"
4:15-4:25 Commentary by Ellen Schattschneider and Sarah Lamb
4:25-4:30 General Discussion
Coordinator: Ellen Schattschneider
Co-conveners: Ellen Schattschneider (Anthropology), Matthew Fraleigh (German, Russian and Asian Languages), Sarah Lamb (Anthropology) Harleen Singh (German, Russian and Asian Languages)
Co-sponsors: Asian and Asian Diaspora Studies Working Group, Cultural Production, Women & Gender Studies, the Department of Anthropology
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