Title: Lecture in Olin Theater: "Queer Medievalism in the U.S. South" by Tison Pugh
  Date: Nov 12, 2019
  Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  Calendar: Arts and Cultural (On Campus), Student Life
  Contact: Natalie Grinnell
  Description:

Dr. Tison Pugh is a professor of English at the University of Central Florida and author of “Precious Perversions: Humor, Homosexuality and the Southern Literary Canon” (2016) and “Chaucer’s (Anti-) Eroticisms and the Queer Middle Ages” (2014). In his lecture, “Queer Medievalism in the U.S. South,” he will explore the ways in which gender, class and power – as well as definitions of masculinity – in the U.S. South are and have been a form of medievalism and the ways that queer readings revise that paradigm.

  Location: Olin Teaching Theater