May
02
Presentations by WGSS Students: Cameron Kinker, Hannah Waldman, Leah Schuckit, Alexandra Rhodes, Adrianna Sisle, and Shoshanah Shanes
This event is free and open to the public - Lab Sciences, Room 250 @ 11:00 am
May
05
Macarena Gomez Barris, Ph.D., University of Southern California
Busch Hall, Room 18 @ 4:00 pm
Nov
04
Washington Univeristy Danforth campus 
March 25, 2014

Sexual Discretion Black Masculinity and the Politics of Passing by Jeffrey Q. McCune, Jr.

The Olin Library at Washington University in St. Louis will host a book signing of Sexual Discretion Black Masculinity and the Politics of Passing with author, Jeffrey Q. McCune, Jr. on Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 4 p.m. in the Gingko Room of the library.  Jeffrey Q. McCune, Jr. is an Associate Professor of Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies and Performing Arts at Washington University in St. Louis.

Professor McCune's book discusses African American men who have sex with men while maintaing a heterosexual life-style in public.  Sexual Discretion explores the down-low phenomenon, offering a refreshing innovative analysis of the significance of media space, and ideals of black masculinity in understanding down-low communities.