"Pouring Tea: Black Gay Men of the South tell their Tales"
Lecture by E. Patrick Johnson
The 7th Annual Korenman Lecture.
E. Patrick Johnson is the Carlos Montezuma Professor of
Performance Studies and African American Studies at Northwestern University and
Artistic Fellow at the Ellen Stone Belic Institute for the Study of Women and
Gender in the Arts and Media at Columbia College, Chicago. Johnson is a prolific
performer and scholar, and an inspiring teacher, whose research and artistry
has greatly impacted African American studies, performance studies, and
sexuality studies. His staged reading, “Pouring Tea: Black Gay Men of the South
Tell Their Tales” is a performance based on his book, Sweet Tea.
A 90-minute performance, followed by Q&A and reception
with light refreshments.
Sponsor: Department of
Gender and Women Studies. Co-sponsors: Dresher Center for the Humanities