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April Meeting — Friday, April 21st at 2:30pm

March 29, 2017

For our last LMCC meeting of the semester we will be investigating disability studies through the work of Christina Crosby and Ellen Samuels. Both articles are now posted under our readings section, and the meeting will take place in Gaskin … Continued

March Meeting — Friday, March 24th at 2:15pm

March 15, 2017

*This event has been rescheduled to 2:15-3:30 this Friday! This month we will be examining transgender politics, visibility and embodiment through the work of two notable theorists: Susan Stryker and Richard M. Juang. Our readings will include Stryker’s article “My Words … Continued

February Meeting — Friday, February 24th at 3pm

February 3, 2017

This month’s LMCC theme will be health justice, or the correlation between social factors and the dispensation of health care and medical education. We will be reading Olivia Banner’s recent article “Structural Racism and Practices of Reading in the Medical … Continued

January Meeting — Friday, January 27 at 3pm

January 3, 2017

For our first meeting of the semester, we will be focusing on the field of Science and Technology Studies (STS). Langdon Winner’s article, “Do Artifacts Have Politics” is now available on our “Readings” page, as well as the optional reading, … Continued

November Meeting—Friday, November 18 at 2pm

November 9, 2016

This month’s meeting will be devoted to exploring the intersections of poetry and mental illness. We have two texts available on the “Readings” page and welcome participants to bring a poem of their choice to coincide with the theme. The … Continued

October Meeting—Friday, October 28 at 2pm

October 24, 2016

For our October meeting, we will be exploring intersectionality, assemblage theory, and theories of materiality more fully with Jasbir Puar’s “‘I would rather be a cyborg than a goddess’:Becoming-Intersectional in Assemblage Theory” as well as an optional reading: “Posthumanist Performativity: Toward an … Continued

September Meeting—Thursday, September 29 at 3pm

September 15, 2016

We will have our first meeting of the semester on Thursday Sept 29th, from 3:00-4:30 pm in the HHIVE Lab (Greenlaw 524).  This month we will be reading  “Critical medical humanities: embracing entanglement, taking risks” by William Viney, Felicity Callard, Angela Woods, as well as Mel … Continued