7th Annual Korenman Lecture, E. Patrick Johnson 2013-2014

“Pouring Tea: Black Gay Men of the South Tell Their Tales”

Join us for the performance on Wednesday, November 20th in the University Center Ballroom. Doors open at 3:45pm, performance lasts from 4pm-5:30pm. For more information, see our event listing on myUMBC

Planning to attend the performance? Here are some suggestions for readings:
  • Prof. Johnson’s article “Scatter the Pigeons: Baldness and the Performance of Hyper-Black Masculinity” in Regina E. Spellers and Kimberly R. Moffit’s, Blackberries and Redbones
  • Critical Articulations of Black Hair/Body Politics in Africana Communities (Hampton Press, 2010)
  • Bryant Keith Alexander’s, “Passing, Cultural Performance, and Individual Agency” in his book, Performing Black Masculinity: Race, Culture, and Queer Identity (Alta Mira, 2006)