Freedom Project Lecture: Eva Illouz
Voices of Israeli Sociologists: Intimacy as a Modern Social Form
Monday, April 6, 2015 - 4:30pmPendleton East 239 Amphitheater Classroom
In the first of two Voices of Israeli Sociologists lectures in the Freedom Project Speaker Series, Eva Illouz will speak on Intimacy as a Modern Social Form: Sexual Freedom and Emotional Uncertainty.
Eva Illouz was born in Fes, Morocco, and moved to France at the age of ten. She received a B.A. in sociology, communication and literature in Paris, an M.A. in literature at Paris X, an M.A. in communication from the Hebrew University, and her Ph.D. in communications and cultural studies at the Annenberg School for Communication of the University of Pennsylvania. She has served as a visiting professor at Northwestern University, Princeton University, the School for Advanced Studies in the Social Sciences in Paris (École des hautes études en sciences sociales) and as a fellow at the Institute for Advanced Study, Berlin (Wissenschaftskolleg zu Berlin).