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Launch Party for “Queer Methods” Issue of WSQ: Women’s Studies Quarterly

December 8, 2016 @ 7:00 AM - 8:30 PM



Please join guest editors Matt Brim and Amin Ghaziani for the launch of “Queer Methods,” the Fall/Winter 2016 issue of WSQ: Women’s Studies Quarterly, published by The Feminist Press. “Queer Methods” presents pioneering feminist work on queer research practices across the disciplines, including sociology, performance studies, African American studies, lesbian cultural studies, critical psychology, African studies, transgender studies, media and digital studies, history, and literature. WSQ proudly features new poetry and prose selections by cutting-edge writers.

Matt Brim is associate professor of queer studies and director of women’s, gender, and sexuality studies at the College of Staten Island, CUNY. He is author of James Baldwin and the Queer Imagination, as well as an interactive online study guide for teaching the HIV/AIDS documentary film United in Anger: A History of ACT UP. Currently, he is general coeditor of WSQ: Women’s Studies Quarterly and is a contributing editor for the James Baldwin Review.


Amin Ghaziani is associate professor of sociology and Canada Research Chair in Sexuality and Urban Studies at the University of British Columbia. He is coeditor of A Decade of HAART and author of three books: The Dividends of Dissent, There Goes the Gayborhood?, and Sex Cultures. His work has appeared in the American Sociological Review, Annual Review of Sociology, Contexts, International Journal of Urban and Regional Research, Social Problems, and Theory and Society.







December 8, 2016
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM