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Literary & Cultural Studies Colloquium: David M. Halperin "How to Be Gay"
Apr 5, 2013
David M. Halperin is the W. H. Auden Distinguished University Professor of the History and Theory of Sexuality at the University of Michigan, where he is also Professor of English Language and Literature, Women┐s Studies, Comparative Literature, and Classical Studies. He is the author or editor of ten books, including One Hundred Years of Homosexuality (Routledge, 1990), The Lesbian and Gay Studies Reader (Routledge, 1993), Saint Foucault (Oxford, 1995), What Do Gay Men Want? (Michigan, 2007, 2009), Gay Shame (Chicago, 2009), and How To Be Gay (Harvard, 2012). He also co-founded GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies, which he co-edited from 1991 to 2005. He will talk about his recent book, How To Be Gay, explaining how he came to write it and expanding on its themes.
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