Professor of Gender, Sexuality, and Feminist Studies at Duke University.
Description: What does it mean to think of work itself, rather than this or that job, as a problem? This talk will make a case for cultivating a critical understanding of work and an imaginative approach to its possible future.
Kathi Weeks is a Professor of Gender, Sexuality, and Feminist Studies at Duke University. She is the author of Constituting Feminist Subjects (Cornell UP, 1998) and The Problem with Work: Feminism, Marxism, Antiwork Politics and Postwork Imaginaries (Duke UP, 2011), and a co-editor of The Jameson Reader (Blackwell, 2000)