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Allyson M Lunny

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Department of Social Science

Associate Professor
Law & Society Program

Office: 730 Ross Building South
Phone: 416 736 2100 Ext: 44097
Email: alunny@yorku.ca

Degrees

Ph.D. (Criminology), University of Toronto
M.A. (English Lit), University of Western Ontario
M.A. (Theory and Criticism), University of Western Ontario
B.A. (Semiotics), University of Toronto

Appointments

Faculty of Graduate Studies

Research Interests

Sexuality , Law and Justice, Hate Crime/ Hate Speech, Critical Psychoanalysis, Representation & Law, Law & Sexuality; Hate Crime
Books

Publication
Year

Debating Hate Crime: Language, Legislatures, and the Law in Canada (2015)

2015

Professional Journal Articles

Publication
Year

"'Look, a faggot!': The Scopic Economies of Cruising, Queer Bashing, and Law" Social and Legal Studies (2013) 22.2: 231-245

2013

(2003) “Provocation and ‘Homosexual’ Advance: Masculinized Subjects as Threat, Masculinized Subjects Under Threat,” Social and Legal Studies 12.3: 311-333

2003

(1999) “Heimlich Maneuvers: Freud’s Analytic Seduction of the Wolf Man,” GLQ: Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies 5.1: 41-62

1999

Approach to Teaching


My approach to teaching may be characterized as a questioning and critical engagement with law and sexuality, and law and representation. My research, writing and pedagogy utilizes theoretical and methodological aspects of critical psychoanalysis, discursive theory and semiotics, and affect theory.



Degrees

Ph.D. (Criminology), University of Toronto
M.A. (English Lit), University of Western Ontario
M.A. (Theory and Criticism), University of Western Ontario
B.A. (Semiotics), University of Toronto

Appointments

Faculty of Graduate Studies

Research Interests

Sexuality , Law and Justice, Hate Crime/ Hate Speech, Critical Psychoanalysis, Representation & Law, Law & Sexuality; Hate Crime

All Publications


Books

Publication
Year

Debating Hate Crime: Language, Legislatures, and the Law in Canada (2015)

2015

Professional Journal Articles

Publication
Year

"'Look, a faggot!': The Scopic Economies of Cruising, Queer Bashing, and Law" Social and Legal Studies (2013) 22.2: 231-245

2013

(2003) “Provocation and ‘Homosexual’ Advance: Masculinized Subjects as Threat, Masculinized Subjects Under Threat,” Social and Legal Studies 12.3: 311-333

2003

(1999) “Heimlich Maneuvers: Freud’s Analytic Seduction of the Wolf Man,” GLQ: Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies 5.1: 41-62

1999

Approach to Teaching


My approach to teaching may be characterized as a questioning and critical engagement with law and sexuality, and law and representation. My research, writing and pedagogy utilizes theoretical and methodological aspects of critical psychoanalysis, discursive theory and semiotics, and affect theory.