Loading Events

Inglorious, Unemployed: Trans/Crip Conjunctions and the Law of Maims in Samson Agonistes

Colby Gordon, Bryn Mawr College

Wed, 2/24 · 4:30 pm-6:00 pm · Zoom

Renaissance Colloquium, Department of English

Colby Gordon (Bryn Mawr) considers the early modern origins of contemporary anti-trans legislation in the UK and investigates labor and care at the intersections of trans and crip embodiment through the figure of Samson in John Milton’s seventeenth-century closet drama.

Zoom link: https://princeton.zoom.us/j/93255071711

Humanities Council Logo
Italian Studies Logo
American Studies Logo
Humanistic Studies Logo
Ancient World Logo
Canadian Studies Logo
ESC Logo
Journalism Logo
Linguistics Logo
Medieval Studies Logo
Renaissance Logo
Film Studies Logo
Scroll Up