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Is there a Sexual History? A Conversation with Jeffrey Weeks and Clare Hemmings

Gender Institute series of ‘Conversations’ to welcome The Women’s Library: past, present and future

Date: Tuesday 18 February 2014 
Time: 6-7.30pm 
Venue: New Theatre, East Building
Speakers: Professor Clare Hemmings, Professor Jeffrey Weeks
Chair: Professor Mary Evans

With the arrival of The Women’s Library at LSE, the Gender Institute will be running a series of 'Conversations' for which audience participation is invited.

We know that public attitudes and expectations about sexuality change, but here two eminent writers on sexuality discuss the ways in which the history of sexuality is written and consider its implications.

Clare Hemmings is professor of feminist theory at LSE.

Jeffrey Weeks is research professor at the Weeks Centre for Social and Policy Research at London South Bank University.

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This event is free and open to all with no ticket required. Entry is on a first come, first served basis. For any queries email events@lse.ac.uk| or call 020 7955 6043. 

The next event in the series is Money and Inequality| with Professor Diane Elson and Professor Ruth Lister taking place on Tuesday 4 March at 6pm.


A podcast of this event is available to download from Is there a Sexual History? A Conversation with Jeffrey Weeks and Clare Hemmings|

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