Kathi Weeks

Kathi Weeks

Professor of Gender, Sexuality and Feminist Studies

External address: 
114B East Duke, Durham, NC 27708
Internal office address: 
Box 90760, Durham, NC 27708-0760
(919) 684-5840

Education & Training

  • Ph.D., University of Washington 1992

  • M.A., University of Washington 1984

  • B.A., Western Washington University 1981

Jameson, Fredric. The Jameson Reader. Edited by Fredric Hardt, M and K. Weeks. Blackwell Publishing, 2000.

Weeks, K. Constituting Feminist Subjects. Ithaca: Cornell University, 1998.

Jazwinski, S. M., and A. I. Yashin. “Introduction,” 40:vii–xii, 2014.

Weeks, K. “Reencountering Marxist Feminism.” In Women’s Oppression Today, edited by Michele Barrett and M. Barrett, ix–xix. Verso Books, 2014.

Weeks, K. “Timely and Untimely Utopianism.” In Demand  the Impossible: Science Fiction and the Utopian Imagination, 248–50. Oxford: Peter Lang, 2014.

Weeks, K. “The Refusal of Work as Demand and Perspective.” In Resistance in Practice: The Philosophy of Antonio Negri, edited by T. Murphy and A. -. K. Mustapha, 109–35. Pluto, 2005.

Weeks, K. “'Labor, Standpoints, and Feminist Subjects,' Selection from Constituting Feminist Subjects.” In The Feminist Standpoint Theory Reader, edited by Sandra Harding. 181-193. New York: Routledge, 2004.

Weeks, K. “Subject for a Feminist Standpoint.” In Marxism Beyond Marxism, edited by S. Makdisi, C. Casarino, and R. Karl. New York: Routledge, 1996.

Weeks, K. “Feminist Standpoint Theories and the Return of Labor.” In Marxism in the Postmodern Age: Confronting the New World Order, edited by A. Callari, C. Biewener, and S. Cullenberg. New York: Guilford Publications, 1995.

Weeks, Kathi. “Introduction: The Politics of the Public Toilet.” South Atlantic Quarterly 115, no. 4 (October 2016): 744–47. https://doi.org/10.1215/00382876-3656136. Full Text

Weeks, K. “The Critical Manifesto: Marx-Engels, Haraway, and Utopian Politics.” Utopian Studies 24 (2013): 216–31.

Weeks, K. “Pedagogies of the Common.” Rethinking Marxism 22 (September 2009): 458–62.

Weeks, Kathi. “"Hours for What We Will": Work, Family, and the Movement for Shorter Hours.” Feminist Studies 35, no. 1 (March 1, 2009): 101–27.

Weeks, K. “Life within and Against Work: Affective Labor, Feminist Critique, and Post-Fordist Politics.” Ephemera: Theory & Politics in Organization 7 (February 2007): 233–49.

Weeks, K. ““Wanting Otherwise” and “Utopian Time,” roundtable contributions to the afterword.” Angelika Bammer, Partial Visions: Feminism and Utopianism in the 1970s, 2nd Edition. Oxford: Peter Lang, 2014.

Weeks, K. “Imagining Non-Work.” Social Text Periscope, 2013.

Weeks, K. “A Brief Bibliography of Critical Feminist Responses to Postmodernism.” The American  Philosophical Association Newsletter on Feminism and Philosophy, 1992.