Exterior at night

The Center at night

Side Entrance

The entrance of the CSGS

Heather Love audience

The audience listens as Lauren Berlant introduces Heather Love in 2014

Class discussion

Students participate in a classroom discussion at the Center

Héctor Carrillo

Héctor Carrillo talks with students after his book talk in 2018

Joan Scott

Joan Scott speaking at the Center in 2017


Students listen to panelists present in 2017

Community room

The Community Room at 5733 S University

center door

Center entrance

5733 exterior

The exterior of 5733 S University

Bhanu Kapil

Poet Bhanu Kapil at the Center in 2016

Faculty Project Directors

Center Projects

Faculty Projects are intended to enable University of Chicago faculty to be actively involved with the Center in mutually productive ways as we seek to build an intellectual community of scholars working on gender and sexuality across disciplines. For more information on Faculty Projects, please contact Gina Olson at golson@uchicago.edu.

  • Lauren Berlant, English Language and Literature, Director, the LGBTQ Studies Project
  • Patrick Jagoda, English Language and Literature, Co-Director, Alternate Realities and Virtual Worlds
  • Kristen Schilt, Sociology, Co-Director, Alternate Realities and Virtual Worlds
  • Jennifer Wild, Cinema and Media Studies, Director Undergraduate and Graduate Studies, Director, Counter Cinema/Counter Media Project