Gender Exhibition Suite
August 26th - November 15th, 2014
Explores expressions of the sex/gender continuum in the arts. Photos
Questioning concepts of ethnicity and gender through costume and body adornment from the Burmese art collections at Denison University and NIU.
Features selections from NIU’s Rare Books and Special Collections curated by Lynne M. Thomas.
Tuesday, October 28: Screening of Dallas Buyer's Club followed by a discussion with Randy Caspersen and Lara Stache of the NIU Communications dept. 7:15-10 p.m.; Terwilliger Auditorium, Montgomery Hall
Wednesday, October 29: Poetry Reading & Recitation Night; Local poets and poetryphiles are invited to share poems related to gender and identity. 7:30-8:30 p.m., Altgeld 315
Tuesday, November 4: Mean Girls, Manly Boys, and Anti-feminist Messages in Kid’s T.V.; Kristen Myers, Director/Professor Women’s Studies & Sociology; 5-6:30 p.m.; Altgeld 315
Nov 13-16 Four-day trip to Indiana
Admission is always FREE!
Please note that many of our exhibitions explore challenging, contemporary subject matter and may not be suitable for all audiences. We recommend that visitors contact the museum before organizing visits with children.
The Arts at NIU:
- Museum Studies Program
- School of Art
- School of Music
- School of Theatre and Dance
- Community School of the Arts
- College of Visual and Performing Arts Blog