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The Lafayette

The Oldest College Newspaper in Pennsylvania

The Lafayette

The Oldest College Newspaper in Pennsylvania

The Lafayette

Talks

Jack Halberstam is the author of seven books. His latest is titled Wild Things: The Disorder of Desire.

Queer theorist Jack Halberstam criticizes community, narratives of history

By Shirley Liu, Managing Editor November 18, 2022

Last Friday, members of the Lafayette community gathered in Kirby 104 to hear Jack Halberstam argue against an unlikely target: community. In this talk, Halberstam criticized false narratives of community...

Leah Prices new book, What We Talk About When We Talk About Books, further discusses the importance and history of reading. (Photo courtesy of The Boston Globe)

Author Leah Price gives lecture on rising popularity of books during pandemic

By Kendal Davis, Contributing Writer November 11, 2022

From communities of book lovers on Instagram to aesthetic Zoom bookshelf displays, the COVID-19 pandemic brought books back into style. On Monday, author and book historian Leah Price asked Lafayette...

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