Changing the World through Gender Empowerment:
The WMGS Annual Open House
Tuesday Oct. 15th
11:30-1:30pm Cohen Lounge
This year we will have a panel discussion moderated by Dr. Afzal-Khan and Dr. Abreu, featuring faculty, staff, and alumni of MSU as well as representatives of different organizations in New Jersey working on issues of gender and sexuality. Several organizations (such as Shelter Our Sisters, Wafa House, Masakhane Center) will be on hand to provide career guidance to present and potential WMGS and GLBTQ majors and minors.
Hurt, The Shadow: The Josephine Hopper Poems
Prof. Emeritus Dr. Carole Stone
Thursday Oct. 24th
11:30-12:45pm Cohen Lounge
Join us for an exciting lecture on the life and art of Josephine Hopper, wife of acclaimed American painter Edward Hopper. Professor Emeritus Dr. Carol Stone will do a feminist reclamation of her life and work, accompanied by slides of her paintings.
Working with Sharks: One Woman’s Fight to Pass Sexual Harassment Laws in Pakistan
Dr. Fouzia Saeed
Wednesday, October 30th
6:00-7:30pm Cohen Lounge; followed by book signing
L is for Lion
Tuesday Nov 5th
11:30-12:45pm, UN Courtyard Lounge
Acclaimed Italian American performance artist Annie Lanzillotto will do a performative reading from her new memoir about growing up butch in the Bronx. Book signing to follow.