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School of Disability Studies Guest Lecture with Ricky Varghese

November 12, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Masks and Masculinity

LIVE NOW!! – Masks and Masculinity DescriptionJoin CESAR and Ricky Varghese for a conversation and analysis on toxic masculinity and its heath implications in regards to pandemic response.

Posted by The Continuing Education Students' Association of Ryerson-CESAR on Thursday, 12 November 2020

Figures suggest that men are more likely to refuse to wear face coverings than women.

How exactly does toxic masculinity come into play during a global pandemic? Join CESAR and Ricky Varghese for a conversation and analysis on toxic masculinity and its heath implications in regards to pandemic response.

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Ricky Varghese is a psychotherapist and art writer based in Toronto. He is the inaugural Tanis Doe Postdoctoral Fellow in Gender, Disability and Social Justice at Ryerson University (2020-2022) and is a candidate in training to become a psychoanalyst at the Toronto Institute of Psychoanalysis. He is the editor of a collection of essays Raw: PrEP, Pedagogy, and the Politics of Barebacking published by the University of Regina Press in 2019 and is currently working on a monograph about masculinity, suicidality, and the death instinct, and a research project under the heading of “Sex and the Pandemic.”

This will be a Zoom only event, focusing on masculinity, ableism, queer and straight male identity, and masks. Registration link will be posted soon.

Accessibility and Accommodations:
The organizers strive to create accessible and inclusive events. Please contact executivedirector@mycesax.ca or vp.equity@mycesax.ca if you have any access needs or concerns.

Details

Date:
November 12, 2020
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Website:
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_gbt1jhFiTWeRXhS9ym8CTA

Organizer

Vice-President Equity
Email:
vp.equity@mycesax.ca