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Men Imagining a Girl Revolution

Wednesday, November 29, 2006 @ 5:00 pm

Men Imagining a Girl Revolution with Sharon Kinsella. At various points in the twentieth century, male novelists, journalists, intellectuals, artists, editors and cultured men have become fascinated by the lives and characters of single women and their potential for prostitution and revolution. In this presentation, Foreign Languages and Literatures visiting professor Sharon Kinsella examines the media constructions of a teenage female revolt in contemporary Japan drawing from her current book project Girls as Energy: Fantasies of Social Rejuvenation.

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Date:
Wednesday, November 29, 2006
Time:
5:00 pm
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MIT Building 3, Room 270
33 Massachusetts Ave (Rear)
Cambridge, MA 02319 United States
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http://whereis.mit.edu/?go=33