Open lecture: (Gay) Panic Attac: Parachute Children and the Politics of Colorblindness
- Date: –18:00
- Location: Humanistiska teatern
- Lecturer: David L. Eng, Professor of English, University of Pennsylvania, USA
- Organiser: FAMKIN - Swedish Network for Family and Kinship Studies
- Contact person: Joelin Quigley Berg
Open lecture as part of the Close Relations conference
David L. Eng is Richard L. Fisher Professor and Graduate Chair of the Department of English at the University of Pennsylvania. Eng is author (with Shinhee Han) of A Dialogue on Racial Melancholia and Racial Dissociation (Duke, forthcoming 2018).
The lecture draws on a chapter from this book, which explores the changing history of the (racial) subject in relation to the subject of (racial) history over the course of twenty years.