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The Reverse Money Shot: On Bareback Pornography
Wednesday, November 12, 2008 - 4:00pm
Speaker: Tim Dean
Title: "The Reverse Money Shot: On Bareback Pornography"
Description: A discussion of controversial pornography that features the fantasy of "barebacking," sex that intentionally risks the transmission of the HIV virus.
Date: November 12, 2008
Time: 4:00 pm
Location: Smith 298

Speaker Bio: Tim Dean is the author of Beyond Sexuality (2000) and the forthcoming Unlimited Intimacy: Reflections on the Subculture of Barebacking and is a Professor of English as well as the Director of the Humanities Institure the State University of New York at Buffalo.
A former British civil servant, Professor Dean was educated at University of East Anglia (BA in American Studies), Brandeis University (junior year abroad), and Johns Hopkins University (MA and PhD).
His research and teaching interests include Anglophone modernism, poetry and poetics, queer theory, gender theory, aesthetic theory, and psychoanalytic theory.