Inglorious, Unemployed: Trans/Crip Conjunctions and the Law of Maims in Samson Agonistes
Colby Gordon, Bryn Mawr College
February 24, 2021 · 4:30 pm—6:00 pm EST · 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