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Gender & Sexuality Brown Bag Lecture Series

When

Apr. 10, 2013, 12pm to 1pm

Show Recurring Dates

Office/Remote Location

Room 225

Description

The Women’s Studies Program and Interdisciplinary Studies Program would like to invite you to attend their spring semester Gender & Sexuality Brown Bag Lecture Series.

 

Feb. 7
"Fashionable Femininities: Styling Latinas in the Age of Neoliberalism"
A talk by Dr. Stacy Macias, visiting assistant professor, Women’s Studies Program

Feb. 20
“Lost in Translation: Françoise d'Eaubonne, Essentialism and the Materialist Origins of Ecofeminism”
A talk by Dr. Danielle Roth-Johnson, visiting assistant professor, Women’s Studies Program

March 6
Sex Positive Synergy: Feminist Porn and the Making of a Market”
A talk by Dr. Lynn Comella, assistant professor and interim director, Women’s Studies Program

March 20
“Straight Talk?” Men's Style Blogs and the Negotiation of Masculinity”
A talk by Jenni Whitmer, Ph.D. candidate, Department of Sociology

April 10
“Fibromyalgia, Women's Illness Narratives, and the Contested Domain of Experience”
A talk by Dr. Sheila Bock, assistant professor, Interdisciplinary Studies Program

April 24
“How Sex Worker Activists Build Community out of Criminalization”
A talk by Crystal Jackson, Ph.D. candidate, Department of Sociology

 

Admission Information

Lectures are free and open to the public. Bring your lunch if you like.

Contact Information

Name: Gay Sessums
Office: CBC B422
Phone: 702-895-0837
E-mail: gay.sessums@unlv.edu

Event Sponsor

UNLV Women’s Studies Program and Interdisciplinary Studies Program