The Women's Studies Program and the College of Humanities & Social Sciences presents nationally known historian Alice Kessler-Harris as the keynote speaker for Women's History Month. The title of her talk is "Economic Citizenship: Feminism's Next Agenda."
Cohen Lounge, Dickson Hall.
A reception will follow.
A path-breaking scholar in women's labor history, Professor Alice Kessler-Harris is currently the R. Gordon Hoxie Professor of American History at Columbia University. Her most recent award-winning book, In Pursuit of Equity, explores how gendered ideas became embedded in such 20th Century social policies as old age and unemployment insurance, and equal employment opportunity legislation.
Free and open to the public.
For more information, please contact Alicia Remolde at WMST@mail.montclair.edu