You are here

Theorizing the Relationship between Gender and Politics

Joan Scott, Harold F. Linder Professor at the School of Social Science in the Institute for Advanced Study at Princeton University, will deliver a lecture entitled “Theorizing the Relationship between Gender and Politics.” Reexamining the nexus between gender and politics, Scott sees language as a clue to the psychic life of subjects and to the indeterminacy of their constitution. She understands sexual difference as a permanent enigma whose meaning—because it is neither apparent nor immutable—is always grounded in history.



Wednesday, November 30, 2016. 04:30PM


Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center


DLCL, Stanford Humanities Center