This talk by Lynne Segal on her new research is accompanied by a selection of photographs illustrating the true nature of happiness found in others. Segal is also accompanied in conversation by Hilary Robinson, Professor of Feminism, Art and Theory at Loughborough University.
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Lynne Segal is Anniversary Professor of Psychology and Gender Studies in the Department of Psychosocial Studies at Birkbeck College. Her books include Is the Future Female? Troubled Thoughts on Contemporary Feminism; Slow Motion: Changing Masculinities, Changing Men; and Straight Sex: Rethinking the Politics of Pleasure. She co-wrote Beyond the Fragments: Feminism and the Making of Socialism with Sheila Rowbotham and Hilary Wainwright.
Hilary Robinson is Professor of Feminism, Art and Theory at Loughborough University. Her research explores the intersection of feminism and art, and aims to develop thinking about the relationship between the practice and theory of each in what has been and continues to be a highly productive juncture. Her publications include Visibly Female: Women and Art Today; Reading Art, Reading Irigaray: The Politics of Art by Women; Feminism-Art-Theory 1968-2014.