Women and Gender Studies Lecture Series: Margaret Rhee

Wednesday, March 28, 2018, 12:30 pm
Black and white photo of Margaret Rhee standing on a sidewalk
Margaret Rhee, visiting assistant professor at State University of New York, Buffalo, discusses "Robot Poetics and the Intersections of Race, Gender and Sexuality." Free.
Location: 
J. Paul Leonard Library, Room 286
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Sponsor: 
Women and Gender Studies Department
Contact: 
Martha Kenney
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Rhee is a poet, artist and scholar. She is the author of poetry chapbooks Yellow (Tinfish Press, 2011), Radio Heart; or, How Robots Fall Out of Love (Finishing Line Press, 2015) and the full-length collection Love, Robot (The Operating System, 2017). Her project The Kimchi Poetry Machine was selected for the Electronic Literature Collection Volume 3.

She edits Machine Dreams Zine, a free collection of creative and critical work on machines, arts, and difference. As a scholar, she is at work completing her first monograph, How We Became Human: Race, Robots and the Asian American Body. Her academic writing on media, technology and difference has been published in Cinema Journal, Amerasia Journal, GLQ and Barnard Scholar Feminist Online.

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