Hush: The Carpenters at Long Beach StateOctober 30, 2019
Hush: The Carpenters at Long Beach State
Featuring Dr. Karen Tongson (USC), author of Why Karen Carpenter Matters
Friday, November 15th, 2:30PM
With Dr. Leland Vail (Bob Cole Conservatory of Music)
Performances by Christine Guter (CSULB Jazz Choir) and Pacifica.
Dr. Karen Tongson is an associate professor of English, Gender & Sexuality Studies, and American Studies & Ethnicity at the University of Southern California. She is author of the new Why Karen Carpenter Matters (2019) and previously authored Relocations: Queer Suburban Imaginaries (2011). Her cultural commentary has appeared in the Los Angeles Times, the Washington Post, and other publications, and she co-hosts the podcast, Waiting to X-hale.
A special tour of the Carpenters Exhibit at the Carpenter Center is available after this event. To RSVP contact firstname.lastname@example.org
This event was made possible with support from the Scholarly Intersections Grant and was cosponsored by the Sociology, English, WGSS, Vocal Jazz and American Studies programs/departments at CSULB. Special thanks to the Carpenter Center, Christine Guter, Leland Vail and Pacifica.