Special Series on Aging
In the summer semester 2010 the Center for Inter-American Studies organized a lecture series focussing on the topic of Aging. Lecturers, among others, included renowned aging scholar Tom Cole and cultural critic Margaret Morganroth Gullette.
- Mario E. Tapia, Latino Center on Aging, USA - The Graying of Latin Americans
- Aagje Swinnen, Maastricht University, the Netherlands - Never Too Old to Rebel - Two Old Ladies (Twee oude vrouwtjes) by Toon Tellegen
- Deborah Chambers, Newcastle University, UK - Media Representations of Ageing Femininity in Celebrity Culture
- Margaret Morganroth Gullette, independent scholar, USA - Toward and Agewise America
- Emma Dominguez Rué, University of Leida, Spain - True Ladies and Real Women: Ageing and the Cult of True Womanhood in Ellen Glasgow's Fiction
- Tom Cole, University of Texas - Houston, USA - The Dirty Old Man: Philip Roth and Aging in Contemporary American Culture
Detailed information about the lectures can be found >>here<<.
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