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Homonationalism and Pinkwashing Conference

Streaming available from 0900 at Queen's University, April 10-11


FEATURING KEYNOTE SPEAKERS: Professor Jasbir Puar, Novelist Rabih Alameddine, and Queer Palestinian activist Haneen Maikey PANELISTS FROM QUEEN’S: Dr. Samantha King presenting “Imperial Charity: Pinkwashing and the Politics of Breast Cancer in the Middle East” (April 10, 9:30AM) and Dr. Scott Morgensen presenting “Pinkwashing and Settler Sovereignty” (April 11, 9:30AM) CONFERENCE DESCRIPTION: Live from The Center […]

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KRG presents at NASSS Conference

New Orleans, November 7-11, 2012


The King Research Group and fellow Queen’s SKHS researchers presented papers at the 2012 North American Society for the Sociology of Sport (NASSS) conference held in New Orleans. The conference theme, ‘Sport in Place’ was fitting, as the conference itself slowly revealed trends — some new, some resurrected — that will shape Sociology of Sport and possibly […]

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