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Screening & Discussion: GUAO with UB graduate & filmmaker Eduardo Velázquez & Jonathan Katz

August 31, 2017  by: Admin

September 14, 2017, 9:00 p.m. Hallwalls – 341 Delaware at Tupper Free and open to the public Eduardo will open with a brief talk and introduction to the film, and following the film there will be a discussion with Eduardo and Jonathan Katz, Director of the Visual Studies PhD program at UB. Synopsis: Set in Read More

Exhibition Curated by Professor Jonathan Katz & PhD Student Andrew Barron Opens at the Leslie Lohman Museum

July 15, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

A Deeper Dive, an exhibition curated by Professor Jonathan Katz and PhD student Andrew Barron opens July 15th at the Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art.  There will be an opening reception from 6-8PM.  The exhibition will be on view until September 25, 2016. This thought-provoking and compelling exhibition visually explores the impact of Read More

Drama Queer: Seducing Social Change – Exhibition in Vancouver Curated by Professor Jonathan Katz and PhD Student Conor Moynihan

June 20, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Drama Queer: seducing social change, an exhibition curated by Professor Jonathan D. Katz and PhD student Conor Moynihan will be a feature of Vancouver’s Queer Arts Festival. This exhibition explores the role of emotion in contemporary queer art as a form of political practice. As a mechanism to coalesce feelings and direct them with activist intent, emotion Read More

Buffalo: Scholars on the Road Lecture Series with Dr. Jonathan Katz

November 16, 2015  by: Natalie Fleming

Scholars on the Road Lecture Series | Buffalo Buffalo’s Journey to becoming the Epicenter of Queer Art Scholarship A discussion with Jonathan D. Katz, PhD Interim Chair, Department of Art; Director, Visual Studies Doctoral Program When Thursday, December 10, 2015 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Where Just Vino  846 Main Street Buffalo, NY 14202 Read More

Today from 11AM-3PM Pie Your Professor for a Good Cause

October 22, 2015  by: Natalie Fleming

Today, from 11AM to 3PM, come to the Student Union at UB North Campus to pie your professor, including Professors Elizabeth Otto and Jonathan Katz, for a good cause!  Pies will be sold for $3.00 each and the money raised will help support Toys for Tots.

Gender Bender: Buffalo Humanities Festival on September 23-26, 2015

September 4, 2015  by: Natalie Fleming

At this year’s Buffalo Humanities Festival, Professor Jonathan Katz will give a lecture entitled Allen Ginsberg isn’t Gay on September 26th from 1:00-2:00 pm in the Ketchum Hall, Room 118 in the Burchfield Penney.  From 2:00-3:00 pm, see Professor John Jennings and alumnus Stacey Robinson in a talk entitled The Black Male Body in Comics. The Buffalo Read More

Classical Nudes and the Making of Queer History – An Exhibition Curated by Dr. Jonathan Katz

January 5, 2015  by: Natalie Fleming

Classical Nudes and the Making of Queer History, an exhibition curated by Dr. Jonathan Katz, closed yesterday after being on view at the Leslie Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Studies since October 17, 2014.  The exhibition focused on historical representations of the classical nude as expressions of same-sex desire.  The exhibition was recently reviewed in The Gay and Read More

Professor Jonathan D. Katz Announces Queer Studies Research Workshop Pink Book

December 5, 2014  by: Natalie Fleming

Jonathan D. Katz, Director of the Doctoral Program in Visual Studies and Co-Coordinator of the Queer Studies Research Workshop announces the release of the first “Pink Book” for the Spring 2015 semester – a compendium of all queer studies related courses in all University Departments. The Pink Book is an initiative of the Queer Studies Read More

Alternate Endings: Film Screening for the 25th Anniversary of Day With(out) Art

November 24, 2014  by: Natalie Fleming

December 2, 2014 at 7:00 PM 112 Center for the Arts Free and Open to the Public A screening of 7 new film shorts commissioned for the 25th Anniversary of Day With(out) Art. Alternate Endings Screening Guide New works by My Barbarian, Rhys Ernst, Glen Fogel, Tom Kalin, Lyle Ashton Harris, Derek Jackson, and Julie Read More


November 13, 2014  by: Natalie Fleming

ART=TEXT=ART: PRIVATE LANGUAGES / PUBLIC SYSTEMS, an exhibition curated by graduate students Sarah JM Kolberg, Cat Dawson, and Maddie Phinney, under the direction of Jonathan D. Katz, Director of the Doctoral Program in Visual Studies,  at the UB Anderson Gallery.  September 20, 2014 – January 11, 2015. The Sexuality of Words, A Symposium to Accompany Art=Text=Art November 7 -8, 2014 ART=TEXT=ART: Read More

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