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Exorbitant Dust: Manuel Ramos Otero’s Queer and Colonial Matters with Christina León

Wednesday, March 31, 2021 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm

Virtual Event

Exorbitant Dust: Manuel Ramos Otero’s Queer and Colonial Matters


March 31

Christina León is Assistant Professor of English at Princeton University. Her work centers on hemispheric American literature with a focus on Latinx, Caribbean, and diasporic studies, in addition to feminist theory, queer theory, and performance studies. She is currently completing her first monograph, Radiant Opacity: Textured Aesthetics of Queer Latinidad. She is also co-editor of a special issue of Women and Performance entitled “Lingering in Latinidad: Theory, Aesthetics, and Performance in Latina/o Studies.” Her articles and essays have appeared, or are forthcoming, in ASAP/Journal, Curiosity Studies: A New Ecology of Knowledge, GLQ, Sargasso: a Journal of Caribbean Language, Literature & Culture, Small Axe, and Post-45.

This event is sponsored by Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender Studies

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