Here’s an upcoming important event being hosted by the President’s Commission on Gender & Sexual Diversity, Women & Gender Studies at Millersville University and the Office of Diversity & Social Justice.
Dr. Christina Crosby will speak on Tuesday April 26, 2016 at 7:00pm in Myers Auditorium, McComsey Hall at Millersville University. This is free and open to the public.
Dr. Christina Crosby has worked at Wesleyan University since 1982, where she is Professor of English and Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies. Her subfields are Victorian studies and Feminist Studies. She has published The Ends of History: Victorians and the ‘Woman Question’ and essays and reviews in Victorian Studies, PMLA, College English, and elsewhere. Her current book project is autobiographical: “An Account of Myself,” an exploration of living with a spinal cord injury, drawing on feminist theories of embodiment, queer phenomenology, and critical disability studies.”
Click here to read In Books, a Lifeline, her background and experience will provide an interesting context and subject matter for her visit.
Also you may want to read The New Yorker Magazine article, “A Professor’s Memoir Inside a Ravaged Body.”
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