CIGS Reading Group – “Anger”

This semester, CIGS is organising two reading groups around the theme of “Anger”. The dates and readings are listed below. Both sessions will be held in the postgraduate common room in the Social Sciences Building (Rm 11.09).

Tuesday 29th October, 1-2pm

Lorde, Audre (1981) “The uses of anger” Women’s Studies Quarterly 25 (1/2): 278-285

Kay, Jilly Boyce & Banet-Weiser, Sarah (2019) “Feminist anger and respair” Feminist Media Studies

Tuesday 19th November, 1-2pm

Orgad, Shani and Gill, Rosalind (2019) “Safety valves for mediated female rage in the #MeToo era” Feminist Media Studies

Wood, Helen (2019) “Fuck the patriarchy: towards an intersectional politics of irreverent rage” Feminist Media Studies

There’s no need to register and all are welcome. Please contact Karen Throsby ( if you would like pdf copies of the readings in advance.

We look forward to seeing you there for an hour of “Anger”!