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Mar 31 2021

Sa’ed Atshan on “The Queer Palestine and the Empire of Critique”

March 31, 2021

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM


Chicago, IL 60612

Light blue background with information written in white highlighting the name of the event, a short bio of the speaker and the organizers of the event. An image of the cover of his book located to the right of the middle of the page. The book cover has a painting of three individuals some with long hair wearing colorful tops and blue bottoms, one is hplding an orange flower.

UIC Institute for the Humanities' Race and US Empire Working Group

co-sponsored with the Arab American Cultural Center

Prof. Atshan will speak on his book Queer Palestine and the Empire of Critique (Stanford University Press, 2020) which traces the rise of the LGBTQ movement in Palestine even as they are subjected to an 'empire of ciritque' locally and globally.

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Arab American Cultural Center

Date posted

Mar 8, 2021

Date updated

Mar 8, 2021