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Feminisms Unbound: Cyborg Manifestations

Wednesday, February 19, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Building 4, Room 270

This panel invites scholars to consider the confluences between science and technology studies and gender and sexuality studies in their own research. Feminist, queer, and trans studies scholars attending to science, technology, environment, and disability are dismantling the rubrics of gender and body at the core of our fields in order to think more critically about the material conditions of living inside racial capitalism. 

Brave Women of Color in Academics

Monday, March 2, 2020 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Building 4, Room 370

The anthology, and this panel, seeks to counter the discourse that women of color are solely tokens and victims of marginalization in academe. Women of color academics have leveraged their professional positions to challenge the status quo in their scholarship, teaching, service, activism, and leadership.

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Women Take The Reel: “Fear No Gumbo”

Thursday, March 5, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Building E15, Bartos Theater

Fear No Gumbo is structured as a tour through the 9th Ward through Kim Roberts, questioning and sometimes confronting the “culture vultures” who have swooped into the neighborhood, alongside examples of corruption and systemic racism that still victimizes the residents that returned after Katrina.

Women Take The Reel: “Warrior Women”

Thursday, March 12, 2020, @ 6:30pm - 9:30 pm
Building E15, Bartos Theater

The story of Madonna Thunder Hawk, one American Indian Movement leader who shaped a kindred group of activists' children - including her daughter Marcy - into the "We Will Remember" Survival School as a Native alternative to government-run education.