Spring 2018

Tuesday, Feb. 6, 4:30 p.m., Willard Smith Library (VL 125)

CSREG Faculty Colloquium - Katherine Faull, Prof. of German & Humanities
"Race, Religion, and Iron: A Case of Knowledge Transfer between West Africa and the Colonial Mid-Atlantic States?"

Tuesday, Feb. 13, 4:30 p.m., Willard Smith Library (VL 125)

CSREG Faculty Colloquium - Vanessa Massaro, Asst Prof. of Geography
"Externalizing the “Inmate”: Tracing the Intimate Economies of the New Geographies of Correctional Supervision"

Sunday, Feb. 18, 7 p.m. Weis Center

Tarana Burke (founder of the Me Too movement)

Friday, Feb. 23 thru Saturday, March 3 Artist in Residence

Fredman Barahona (Nicaraguan LGBTQ artist). Artist will spend a week on campus working with LGBTQ students to re-create a performance piece called Trans-Totem.

Tuesday, Feb. 27, 4 p.m., 108 Academic West Bldg.

Melissa Wright, Prof. of Geography (Penn State University)
"Detention-Disappearance-Democracy: Feminist Reflections From Mexico"

Tuesday, Feb. 27, 4:30 p.m. Gallery Theatre and Samek Museum, ELC.

Artist Talk & Reception - Fredman Barahona: Trans-Totem (Nicaraguan LGBTQ artist)

Thursday, March 1

Women's Resource Center (WRC) Gala — 30 Years

Tuesday, March 20, 4:30 p.m., Willard Smith Library (VL 125)

CSREG Faculty Colloquium - Meenakshi Ponnuswami, Prof. of English
"British Asian Women in Performance: Stage, Screen, and Stand-Up"

Thursday, March 22, 4:30 p.m., Traditional Reading Room (BERT 213)

Donovan Schaefer, Asst Prof. Religious Studies Univ. of PA
"Only Better Beasts: Emotion, Material Culture, and the Scopes Trial"

Tuesday, March 27, 11:30 a.m., ELC 241

Faculty and Staff Colloquium - Elizabeth Armstrong, Prof. of Sociology and Organizational Studies and Women's Studies (University of Michigan)
Part of the 2017-18 Class in America: Intersections with Race, Region, Gender and Sexuality Speaker Series

Tuesday, March 27, 7 p.m., Trout Auditorium

Elizabeth Armstrong, Prof. of Sociology and Organizational Studies and Women's Studies (University of Michigan)
Diversity Summit Keynote Speaker and Women's and Gender Studies Distinguished Lecturer.
"Paying for the Party: How College Maintains Inequality"
Part of the 2017-18 Class in America: Intersections with Race, Region, Gender and Sexuality Speaker Series

Wednesday, March 28, 11:30 a.m.

Faculty and Staff Colloquium - Elizabeth Armstrong, Prof. of Sociology and Organizational Studies and Women's Studies (University of Michigan)
Part of the 2017-18 Class in America: Intersections with Race, Region, Gender and Sexuality Speaker Series

Tuesday, April 17, 7 p.m., ELC Forum

Dorothy Allison, feminist writer.
Allison will speak on issues of class struggle, child and sexual abuse, women, lesbianism, feminism, and family.
"A Racecar Named Desire: Stories of Class, Race, Sexuality and Gender"
Part of the 2017-18 Class in America: Intersections with Race, Region, Gender and Sexuality Speaker Series

Monday, April 9, 7 p.m., Forum (LANG 272)

Jennifer Freyd, Prof. of Psychology (University of Oregon)
"Sexual Assault and Harassment: Moving from Institutional Betrayal to Institutional Courage"