Colloquium Series 2018-19

Colloquium Series 2018-19

Last Thursday of the month @ 3:45pm, 3401 Sterling Hall, Gender and Women’s Studies Conference Room
unless otherwise noted.

Monday, September 17, 2018, 4:oo pm
Julie Avril Minich, Assistant Professor of English, with concurrent appointments in the Center for Mexican American Studies and the Center for Women and Gender Studies, University of Texas at Austin
“Sugar, Shame, and Love: Reimagining Diabetic Latinidades”

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 @ 3:30pm in 1313 Sterling Hall
Reception to follow in 3401 Sterling Hall
Patricia Morris, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer, School of International Service, American University
“Preparing for a Career in International Development as a Gender Specialist ”

Thursday, November 29, 2018
Myra Marx Ferree, Alice H. Cook Professor of Sociology and member of the Gender and Women’s Studies Dept, University of Wisconsin-Madison
The Crisis of Masculinity and the Rise of Political Repression in Europe and the US

Thursday, January 24, 2019
Robyn R Rowe, Visiting Assistant Professor La Follette School of Public Affairs, UW-Madison
Revisioning Gender Regimes and Welfare States Past: the Male Breadwinner Model as Everyday Practice

Thursday, February 28, 2019
Akemi Nishida, Assistant Professor, Disability and Human Development, University of Illinois-Chicago
Rethinking Interdependence: Desiring Messy Dependency

Thursday, March 28, 2019
(Postponed) Kai M. Green, Assistant Professor, Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies, Williams College
“Listening for the Afro-Future: What Can’t Bodies Hold?”

Instead, we present:
Shashi Goel, Visiting Scholar, Center for Research on Gender and Women, UW-Madison

Thursday, April 25, 2019
Christy Clark-Pujara, Assistant Professor, Afro-American Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Black on the Midwestern Frontier: From Slavery to Suffrage in Wisconsin