Cultural Studies

Cultural Studies

Interdisciplinary Graduate Program

Cultural Studies

Interdisciplinary Graduate Program

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 Cultural Studies Speaks

Cultural Studies Speaks is a speaker series open to all members of Queen’s and Kingston communities. It is a subset of the events of CUST 802/902 (which also includes workshops offered only to students); Speaks runs on selected Wednesdays 2:30-4, usually in Mackintosh-Corry Hall B125 lecture theatre.

Speaks is convened by Cultural Studies Program Coordinator Jeffrey Brison, assisted by MA student Vanessa Runions.

Sep 12

​2:30pm-5:30pm 

MC B125

Cultural Studies Faculty Speak: Katherine McKittrick, Keren Zaiontz, and Lynda Jessup

Sep 19

​2:30pm-5:30pm

MC B125

CUST 802/902  Class Introduction

4:00pm Stauffer Library  research skills seminar with CUST affiliate librarian, Sylvia Andrychuk

Sep 26

2:30pm-4:00pm

MC B125

PhD SSHRC Workshop I: Tricks of the Trade

Oct 3

2:30pm-4:00pm 

MC B125

Walking Through the Requirements of the M.A. and PhD Programs, Doing What/When/How                                                 

Oct 10

2:30pm-4:00pm

4:00pm-5:30pm

MC B125
 

Guest Speaker, Andrea Zanin

Accidental Scholarship, Public Intellectualism and the Gig Economy

PhD SSHRC Workshop II: Workshopping your drafts (bring 2-page draft program of study)

Oct 17

2:30pm-4:00pm

MC B125

Speaker, Gretel Medina Delgado (University of the Arts, ISA): Curating Outside the Box

Oct 24

2:30pm-5:30pm

MC B125

1. Cultural Studies Students Speak 

2. CGS-M (MA SSHRC workshop)

Nov 1

9:30am-11:00am 

Watson Hall RM 517

Note alternative date (Thursday), time (9:30am), and location (Watson Hall)!

Guest Workshop and Reception: Ruth Behar (Victor Haim Perera Collegiate Professor of Anthropology, University of Michigan), The Ethics of Anthropology 

Nov 7

2:30pm-4:00pm

MC B125

Guest Workshop Culture, Music, Diplomacy: KUNE - Canada's Global Orchestra         

Nov 14

2:30pm-5:30pm

Agnes
Etherington
Art Centre and
Tett Centre

Tour of the Arts on Campus

The Tett Centre for Creativity and Learning and Agnes Etherington Art Centre

Nov 21

2:30pm-5:30 pm

MC B125

Cultural Studies Alumni Lecture Series 

Nov 28

2:30pm-5:00pm

MC B125

Class Roundup and end of Term Party

Jan 9

2:30pm-4:00pm

MC B125 Cultural Studies Unit Research Ethics Board Workshop

Jan 16

2:30pm-4:00pm

MC B125

Lois Adamson, (Director of Education, Stratford Festival)

Relaxed Performances: Re-Imagining the Theatre Experience

Jan 23

2:30pm-3:50pm

MC B125

This is Cultural Studies panel

-Sanita Fejzić (Cultural Studies PhD student)

-Sebastian De Line (Cultural Studies PhD student)

-Bronwyn Jaques (Cultural Studies PhD student)

-Amanda White (Cultural Studies PhD graduate, 2018)

Jan 30

2:30pm-3:30pm

3:30pm-4:30pm

MC B125

1. OGS Workshop

2. Guest Speaker: Rebecca Draisey-Collishaw (SSHRC Postdoctoral Fellow, Dan School of Music and Drama, Queen's University)

Listening between the lines: the CBC, fusion music, and hearing violence

Feb 6

2:30pm-4:00pm

MC B125 CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER

Feb 13

2:30pm-4:00pm

MC B125

Guest Speaker: Mary Jane Logan McCallum

Thinking Through Anti-Indigenous Racism in the Brian Sinclair Story

Feb 27

2:30pm-4:00pm

MC B125

Speaks Speak: Prerna Subramanian (PhD candidate, Cultural Studies, Queen’s University)

Solidarity and Knowledge: Introducing Archive of Anti Trans Rhetoric in India

Mar 5

4:30pm

Agnes Etherington Art Centre

Special Speaks Guest Lecture: César Villanueva Rivas (Professor of International Relations and Public/Cultural Diplomacy, Universidad Iberoamericana, Mexico City)

National Images, Culture and Diplomacy: The Case of Mexico

Mar 6

2:30pm-4:00pm

MC B125

Panel Discussion Cultural Diplomacy as Practice: Lessons from the Past

César Villanueva Rivas (International Relations, Universidad Iberoamericana, Mexico City)

Erin Sutherland (Fine Arts, University of Alberta Augustana)

Lynda Jessup (Cultural Studies, Queen’s University)

Eric Fillion (History, Concordia University) 

Mar 13

2:30pm-4:00pm

MC B125

What’s Next in Your MA/PhD

-Writing MA Proposals

-PhD qualifying exams and proposals

Mar 20

2:30pm-4:00pm

MC B125

Diego Rotman (Cultural Studies, Queen’s University)

“Language as Homeland, Stage as Home: Dzigan and Shumacher Yiddish Theater After the Holocaust.”

Mar 27

2:30pm-4:00pm

MC B125

Speaks Speak: Danae Elon (MA candidate, Cultural Studies, Queen’s University)

Embodied Knowledge