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The next QTRG meeting will take place on Thursday 25 July in the SW Engineering Building’s Seminar Room from 17:00.

We will be discussing Robert Heasley’s chapter entitled “Crossing the borders of gendered sexuality: Queer masculinities of straight men”, published in 2013 in “Thinking Straight: the power, promise and paradox of heterosexuality” by Chrys Ingraham. Dean will present the chapter before discussion.
The chapter can be found HERE
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The fourth meeting of the Wits Queer Theory Reading Group will take place on May 30th from 17:00 to 18:30 in the Graduate Center Seminar Room in the SW Engineering Building.

We will read and discuss Heidi J. Nast’s article entitled “Critical Pet Studies?”, published in Antipode (A Radical Journal of Geography) in 2006 [28(5), 894-906]. Tracey, who chose the article, will give a brief introduction.

The article can be found HERE.

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The second meeting of the Wits Queer Theory Reading Group will take place on April 4th from 5pm to 6:30pm in room SH3176 (3rd floor, Senate House).

We will read and discuss Stephen Valocchi’s article entitled “Not yet queer enough: the lessons of queer theory for the sociology of gender and sexuality”, published in Gender and Society in 2005 [19(6), 750-770]. Themba will give a  brief introduction of the article.

The article can be found HERE.