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Kay Turner presents OTHERWISE: Queer Scholarship into Song

Kay Turner presents OTHERWISE: Queer Scholarship into Song on Thursday, April 4 at 7:30 p.m. This highly unusual production takes the form of a musical review/book party featuring the unconventional transformation of recently released queer scholarly works into original songs.

Among participating scholars are Barbara Browning, Ann Cvetkovich, Lisa Cohen, Carolyn Dinshaw, Lisa Duggan, Marget Long, José Muñoz,Tavia Nyong'o, Ann Pellegrini, Maxine Henryson, Kay Turner, and more. Musicians include Kay Turner and with her house band "The Pages" (Viva DeConcini and Mary Feaster), Dynasty Handbag, Gretchen Phillips, Terry Dame, David Driver, Ishwari Lynn Keller, Liz Snyder, "Witch Brew Two" (Paula Schorr and Karen Siegel), Babs Davy and Betsy Farrell and more.

Featured books include Kay Turner and Pauline Greenhill's Transgressive Tales: Queering the Grimms.

WHEN: Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 7:30 pm; books available for sale at party upstairs after the show

Thursday, April 4, 2013
Dixon Place
161-A Chrystie St. (between Rivington and Delancey)
New York NY

Transgressive Tales

Queering the Grimms

Edited by Kay Turner and Pauline Greenhill

Contributors explore alternative readings and queer possibilities of the Grimm brothers' Kinder- und Hausmärchen (KHM, Children's and Household Tales).

Published: October 2012
ISBN: 9780814334812
Published: October 2012
ISBN: 9780814338100