Panel Discussion | TAKING OFFENSE: Trigger Warnings & the Neoliberal Politics of Endangerment

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October 14, Tuesday
6:30 to 8:15

A panel discussion with Lisa Duggan, Jack Halberstam, Tavia Nyong’o, Ann Pellegrini, Avgi Saketopoulou, & Karen Shimakawa

Lisa Duggan, Social & Cultural Analysis | New York University
Jack Halberstam, American Studies & Ethnicity, Gender Studies, Comparative Literature, and English | USC Dornsife
Tavia Nyong’o, Performance Studies | New York University
Ann Pellegrini, Performance Studies and Social & Cultural Analysis | New York University
Avgi Saketopoulou, Postdoctoral Program in Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis | New York University
Moderated by Karen Shimakawa, Performance Studies | New York University

Please note venue change:
20 Cooper Square, 7th Floor
New York NY 10003

Co-sponsored by the NYU Department of Performance StudiesDepartment of Social & Cultural AnalysisGender & Sexuality Studies Program, and Hemispheric Institute of Performance & Politics.

This event is free and open to the public. A photo ID is required for entry to NYU buildings. Venue is wheelchair accessible.

For more information, please contact CSGS at csgs(at) or 212-992-9540.