History of Sexology: Discourse and construction

Research group meeting

2016.06.13 | Kim Fallesen

Date Tue 27 Sep
Time 14:00 16:00
Location 30.08.2016, room 249

Text reading:

Michel Foucault:

“Introduction”, pp. vii-xvii, in Herculine Barbin – Being the Recently Discovered Memoirs of a Nineteenth-Century Hermaphrodite, Vintage Books, 2010.


Judith Butler:

“Variations on sex and gender: Beauvior, Wittig and Foucault”, pp. 505-516, in Praxis International, vol. 5, no. 4, 1986.


Suggestions for further reading:

Michel Foucault: "Right of Death and Power over Life", pp. 133-161, in The History of Sexuality, Volume 1: An Introduction, Random House, 1978.