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WGSS celebrates its 50th-anniversary celebration with a Black History Month Virtual Panel
The Department of Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies at the University at Albany is kicking off its 50th-anniversary celebration with a Black History Month Virtual Panel featuring: Barbara Smith, Loretta Ross, and Deidre Butler Join us on Zoom! Monday, February 22, 2021 3:00PM EST
Professor pens article on historic election of Kamala Harris
Janell Hobson, chair of Women's, Gender & Sexuality Studies, published an article in Ms. Magazine about what it means to have women in the highest offices in the country.
Writers Institute Interviews WGSS Affiliated Professor Kyra Gaunt
Paul Grondahl of the Writers Institute interviews UAlbany professor and ethnomusicologist Kyra Gaunt, whose recent article "The Magic of Black Girls’ Play: Game-songs created and passed down by Black girls are full of sophistication, power and cultural meaning" generated considerable buzz as an Editors Pick in the New York Times.
Professor Janell Hobson writes about Beyonce's Black is King for Ms. Magazine
Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies Professor and Chair Janell Hobson recently published an article in Ms. Magazine titled, Oshun Energy in Beyoncé’s “Black is King” about Beyonce's new visual album.
WGSS Faculty and Students Participated in Black Lives Matter March
Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies faculty and students participated in a Black Lives Matter rally in Troy, NY on Sunday, June 7, 2020.