University at Albany

Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Brown Bag Lecture Series

Spring 2019

All Presentations start at 12 Noon

February 14 – Humanities
Gender Before Birth: Sex Selection in a Transnational Context by Rajani Bhatia

February 21 – Humanities 354
Punishing Disease: HIV and the Criminalization of Sickness by Trevor Hoppe

March 21 – Standish Room
Queer China and Homonational Taiwan: The Troubles of Queer Transnationalism by Wen Liu

March 28 – Humanities 354
Meet the Combahee River Collective Members Demita Frazier and Margo Okazawa Rey

April 11 – Humanities 354
Cultural Currency: Between Empowerment and Commodification of Black Women’s Beauty by Janell Hobson

April 25 – Standish Room
Contemplative In Action: The Life and Times of Elizabeth Hirschboeck, MM by Vivien Ng

May 2 – Humanities 354
Undergraduate Student Panel: featuring Shelby Mack, Tim Dillinger-Curenton, Elena Lipsiea and Juni Tavarez

May 9 – Standish Room
Surviving State Terror: Women’s Testimonies of Repression and Resistance in Argentina by Barbara Sutton

All Presentations start at 12:30 pm in Humanities 354 (except on May 9, which will take place in the Standish Room).

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