GenSex: Gender Sexuality and Research Group

21st Apr 2009, 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Edge Hill University

GenSex – Edge Hill University’s Gender and Sexuality Research Group – is holding its next session on 21st April 2009.

‘Antonin Artaud, A De-gendered, A-sexual Body’

By Lisa Adams, Senior Lecturer in Drama, Edge Hill University.

Lisa Adams is a trained actor and performance artist, having worked in the West End and on London’s fringe. She has an MA in Contemporary Performing Arts and her current PhD research addresses the interface between performance and health.

‘Boys and Their Toys: Alienation, Masculinity and Technology, Effects on Railway Workers in the Bosnian Mining Industry’

By Dr Terry Wallace, Reader in Organisational Analysis, Edge Hill University.

After completing a PhD, Terry Wallace worked at the Universities of Manchester, Central Lancashire, Leeds Metropolitan and Cardiff before joining Edge Hill University. His teaching interests include History of Management and Organisation, and Industrial Sociology and his research interests focus on Industrial Relations, Organisation Theory, Labour Process Theory and Labour History.

Would you like to give a paper to GenSex or lead us in a future workshop or seminar? Interdisciplinary research-based debates, presentations and art installations are always welcome. Topics can include… masculinities, feminisms, gender theories, queer studies, sexuality and subversion, bodily narratives and transgendered identities… just contact edwardsm@edgehill.ac.uk.