Dr. Pauline Greenhill Lecture on Fairy Tales and Transsexual Imagination
Dr. Pauline Greenhill Lecture on Fairy Tales and Transsexual Imagination |
The Center for Folklore Studies presents a lecture by Dr. Pauline Greenhill, “If thou be woman, be now man!” Fairy Tales as Transsexual Imagination," part of the CFS Fairy-Tale Trajectories series on Monday, February 18, 2013 from 4:00pm - 5:30pm in the Student-Alumni Council Room at the Ohio Union. This event is co-sponsored by the OSU Folklore Student Association.
Pauline Greenhill is Professor of Women's and Gender Studies at the University of Winnipeg and past president of the Canadian Women's Studies Association. She studied folklore at Memorial University of Newfoundland and then the University of Texas at Austin. Her wide-ranging and prize-winning research includes the co-edited 2-volume Encyclopedia of Women’s Folklore and Folklife (2008), the festival study Make the Night Hideous: Four English Canadian Charivaris, 1881-1940 (2010); the co-edited Fairy Tale Film and Cinematic Folklore: Visions of Ambiguity (2010), and the just-published Transgressive Tales: Queering the Grimms (with Kay Turner).
|Date and time:||February 18, 2013|
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
|Location:||Ohio Union Student-Alumni Council Room, Ohio Union|
|Event category:||Arts and Sciences & English|