Seminars and Workshops

Retrospectatorship: Reading Films with Psychoanalysis

[Feminist Media Center, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada, 2014]

 

Momentos ejemplares del cine de terror: Val Lewton y David Cronenberg

[Universidad Austral de Chile, Valdivia, Chile, 2014]

 

Los límites de lo humano: género y sexualidad en el primer cine de terror

[Universidad Nacional de Córdoba, Argentina, 2014]

 

Otredad de lo cotidiano: el cine de Val Lewton

[Universitat de Valencia, Spain, 2012 & 2013]

 

Panteridad: vivir en un cuerpo dañado

[Inaugural Lecture, III Workshop Internacional de Investigación, Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain, 2012]

 

El cuerpo antisocial: el cine de David Cronenberg entre comunicación y virtualidad

[Universitat de Valencia, Spain, 2011]

 

Freud’s Bildersprache

[Tagung “Freud-Laplanche,” Vienna Psychoanalytic Association, 2011]

 

Virtuality and the Death Drive: a discussion of Cronenberg’s eXistenZ

[Lutecium, a non-school of Lacanian/Freudian Psychoanalysis, San Francisco, 2010]

 

Il queer e la sessualità

[Università di Bologna, Italy, 2010]

 

Teoría Queer Veinte Años Después

[Seminario DIVERSIDAD SEXUAL, México, D.F., 2010]

 

Master Class in Gender Studies

[Dept. of Gender Studies, Central European University, Budapest 2008]

 

Interdisciplinarietà

[Graduate Workshop, Facoltà di Sociologia e Ricerca Sociale, Università di Trento, Italy, 2008]

 

Leggere Djuna Barnes: scrittura e autotraduzione

[Università di Firenze, Facoltà di Lettere e Filosofia, Italy, 2007]

 

Writing Nightwood

[Graduate Workshop, English Dept., Ohio State University, Columbus, 2003]

 

Film as Art, Technology and Representation

[Graduiertenkolleg “Praxis und Theorie des künstlerischen Schaffensprozesses,” Hochschule der Künste, Berlin, Germany, 2001]

 

I fantasmi del cinema. Sessualità, Eros e pulsione di morte Bologna, Italy,

[Seminar in film theory and criticism, Libera Università Omosessuale, 1999]

 

Empirical Research After Poststructuralism: Feminist Scholars and the Poststructuralist Challenge

[Doctoral workshop sponsored by the Universities of Bergen, Oslo, and Trondheim, held at Vatnahalsen, Norway, 1999]

 

Gender and Genre in Contemporary Anglo-American Literature and Film

[Università di Firenze, Facoltà di Lettere e Filosofia, Italy, 1998]

 

Cinema and Opera

[Graduiertenkolleg “Geschlechterdifferenz & Literatur,” Ludwig- Maximilians-Universität, Munich, Germany, 1997]

 

Basic Instincts: A Feminist Rereading of Freud

[Institut für die Wissenschaften vom Menschen (IWM), Vienna, Austria, 1997]

 

Oedipus at the Movies: Sexuality, Fantasy, Identification

[Institut für Theater, Film- und Medienwissenschaft, Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität, Frankfurt, Germany, 1996]

 

Three Lectures on Sexuality, Semiosis, and Seduction

[Graduiertenkolleg “Theorie der Literatur”, Konstanz University, Germany, 1993]

 

Literature, Cinema, Theory: Fictions of a Feminist Itinerary

[Anna Maria van Schuurman Centre for Advanced Research in Women’s Studies, Rijksuniversiteit te Utrecht, The Netherlands, 1991]

 

Psychoanalysis, Feminism, and Female Subjectivity

[School for Criticism and Theory, Dartmouth College, 1991]

 

Psychoanalysis, Fantasy, and Lesbian Sexuality

[Homo- en Lesbische Studies, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 1990]

 

Technologies of Gender: Film and Theory

[International Summer Institute for Semiotic and Structural Studies (ISISSS), University of Toronto, Canada, 1987]