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Please join us for our 2017 Spring Lecture Series. All events take place in SUB Cherry/Silver from 12:00-1:00pm unless otherwise specified. All talks are by FRI grant recipients and reach a wide audience across campus, including faculty, staff, and undergraduate and graduate students. We'll see you there!

Monday, January 30th, 2017    

     Aubrey Jackson, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Dept. of Sociology: “The Socio-Political Context of Abortion

Bill Activity in the Texas Legislature.”

Friday February 10th, 2017      

     Benjamin Summer Abbott, Ph.D. Student, Dept. of American Studies: “Remembering Socialism,

Forgetting Feminism: John F. M. Lawson’s ‘In the Wave of Time’.”

Friday, February 24th, 2017    

     Julie Williams, Ph.D. Candidate, Dept. of English Language and Literature: “Miss Atomic Bomb and

Atomic Domestication in Cold War Era Las Vegas.”

Thursday, March 2nd, 2017 3:00-5:00pm History Department Common Room MVH 1104

     Ruth Trinidad Galván, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Dept. of Language, Literacy, and Sociocultural Studies,

     Distinguished Feminist Research Lecture Winner 2017: “Remembering the Female Brown Body: A Decolonial Feminist Public Pedagogy          Engagement with the Feminicides.”

Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017    

     Godfried Asante, Ph.D. Candidate, Dept. of Communication and Journalism: “(Re)producing the Ghanaian/African Queer Subject:                    Ideological Tension and Queer Subjectivities in Post-Colonial Ghana.”

Friday, April 28th, 2017

     Kelly Hunnings, Ph.D. Student, Dept. of English Language and Literature: “Women in the Margins: Reconfiguring Pastoral Space in Ann            Yearsley’s ‘Clifton Hill’.”

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FRI Lecture Series

Abortion for Export: Impact of Texas Abortion Restrictions on Class, Race, and Reproductive Health in New Mexico

Start: 
Dec 07, 2015 - 12:00pm
End: 
Dec 07, 2015 - 01:00pm
Presenter: 
Anna Calasanti, Department of Political Science
Location: 
SUB Luminaria

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Not Your Mother's PTA: Rethinking the Origins of the National Parent Teacher Association

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Start: 
Nov 16, 2015 - 12:00pm
End: 
Nov 16, 2015 - 01:00pm
Presenter: 
Jennifer Lynn McPherson, Department of History
Location: 
SUB Luminaria

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Ele resiste, ella recuerda: Representations of Gender and Narratives of the Dictatorships in Brazil and Argentina's Memorial Museums

Start: 
Oct 02, 2015 - 12:00pm
End: 
Oct 02, 2015 - 01:00pm
Presenter: 
Julia Catherine Youngs
Location: 
SUB Luminaria

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The State, Sex, and Women's Agency

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Start: 
Sep 14, 2015 - 12:00pm
End: 
Sep 14, 2015 - 01:00pm
Presenter: 
Yuka K. Doherty, Department of Sociology
Location: 
SUB Luminaria

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Photography in Comics

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Start: 
Apr 24, 2015 - 12:00pm
End: 
Apr 24, 2015 - 01:00pm
Presenter: 
Dr. Nancy Pedri, Memorial University of Newfoundland
Location: 
Humanities 108