Marie Hélène/Sam Bourcier on Tour

November 14, 2016

THE TRIANGLE AND THE UNICORN

A lecture on the difference between Gay & Lesbian Politics and Queer & Transfenibist Biopolitics

Marie Hélène / Sam Bourcier

Bourcier is a queer activist and theorist who teaches at the University of Lille. He is the translator of Monique Witting and Teresa de Lauretis and one of the first thinkers to have introduced queer theory in France. He has written extensively on queer culture, theory and politics; sexual subcutures; feminisms and postfeminisms; and minority identities in France and in other countries. He is the author of the Queer Zones trilogy: Queer Zones 1, Politique des identités sexuelles et des savoirs (2001), Queer Zones 2, Sexpolitiques, (2005) and Queer Zones 3, Identités, Cultures, Politiques (2011) and Comprendre le féminisme (2012). He also has a forthcoming work, Homo Inc: The Triangle and the Unicorn. For more about Bourcier, visit this link.