SEXES is an interdisciplinary, cross-ECA research cluster, convened by Dr Lucy Weir and Benoît Loiseau.

SEXES is a research cluster involving early-career researchers and senior faculty in the fields of gender and sexualities. It is convened by Dr Lucy Weir and Benoît Loiseau. Former converners include Dr Roberto Filippello.

Our regular events include guest lectures, film screenings, performances and work-in-progress sessions for members to present and receive feedback on their research. 

New members are always welcome. Please email for further information.


Screening & Talk: Jibz ‘Dynasty Handbag’ Cameron & Mariah Garnett, ‘Weirdo Night,’ | 6 May 2021 | Online

Workshop: Alexis Lothian, 'Networked Public Sexual Fantasy and Other Old Queer Futures' | 4 June 2019 | ECA Boardroom | 2.30pm

Performance/talk: Sophie Sexon, 'Being Boris Gay: Queer Theory, Medieval Materials, and Dressing as a Man for my PhD' | 9 May 2019 | Wee Red Bar, ECA | 6pm

Research seminar: Dominic Johnson, 'Action Sculptures' | 31 Jan 2019 | Hunter Lecture Theatre | 5.15pm | View event >

Research seminar: Gary Needham, 'Bersani's Boys' | 28 Jan 2019 | Hunter Lecture Theatre | 6pm

SEXES launch event | 6 Nov 2018 | West Court | 6pm - 8pm

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