Cooper Union Interdisciplinary Lecture Series - Paul B. Preciado

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Cooper Union Interdisciplinary Lecture Series - Paul B. Preciado

Time: April 20, 2015 from 6:30pm to 7:45pm
Location: The Cooper Union School of Art Rose Auditorium
Street: 41 Cooper Square, lower level
City/Town: Manhattan
Website or Map: http://www.cooper.edu
Event Type: lecture
Latest Activity: Mar 29, 2015

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Cooper Union

Interdisciplinary Lecture Series



This spring, The Cooper Union School of Art presents a series of lectures, reflecting a broad range of contemporary art issues. Speakers include artists, writers, and thinkers currently engaged in a variety of practices. The emphasis is on interdisciplinary approaches, presenting new voices, international perspectives and scholarship across multiple fields. The series constitutes a lively forum for the exchange of ideas between practitioners, students, faculty, and the public. 


April 20: Paul B. Preciado
"THE SOMATOPOLITICAL REVOLUTION TO COME"

Paul B. Preciado is a philosopher, queer activist and one of the leading thinkers in the study of gender and sexual politics. He is Head of Research, and Director of the Independent Studies Program (PEI) at MACBA (Barcelona), and Visiting Professor at New York University and Princeton University. He is author of Contra-Sexual Manifesto (acclaimed as "the red book of queer theory"), Testo Junkie: Sex, Drugs and Biopolitics, and Pornotopia: Architecture and Sexuality in Playboy During the Cold War


All talks are free and open to the public. 

The spring 2015 series is part of the Robert Lehman Visiting Artist program. 


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