“They’ve Got a Mouth on Them: Eric A. Stanley & Chris Vargas, “Criminal Queers”

Screening of the film, followed by discussion with the filmmakers, Eric A. Stanley & Chris Vargas, and Professor Lauren Berlant.

Thursday, February 25, 2016, 7 PM9 PM
E 60th St & S Drexel Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60637
fb event page is here.

Part of the LGBTQ Studies Project and the Artists’ Salon at the Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality, with support from the Chicago Performance Lab and Infrastructures of the Comedic.

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We are (still) Born in Flames

We are  excited that the special issue of Women and Performance edited by Craig Willse and Dean Spade is now out (and the cover features a still from CQ with Star and Joy). You can read Criag and Dean’s  introduction here. Also, we (Chris Vargas and Eric Stanley) had a conversation with Wu Tsang about Criminal Queers, Homotopia, Wu’s film Wildness, and their relationship to Born in Flames. The piece is called “Queer love economies: Making trans/feminist film in precarious times” you can read it here.