Transnational Feminist Futures

Monday, March 25, 2019
4:15pm to 6:15pm

Center for the Study of Social Difference co-sponsors the annual Transnational Feminist Futures roundtable conversation. This event, presented by the Institute for Research on Women, Gender and Sexuality will bring together scholars and activists for a roundtable conversation on transnational feminist theorizing and activism.

Speakers:

  • Professors Laura Briggs, UMASS-Amherst
  • Paige West, Columbia/ Barnard College
  • Zillah Eisenstein, Ithaca College
  • Premilla Nadasen, Barnard College
  • Linda Oalican, Damayan Migrant Workers Association

Moderator:

  • Selina Makana, Postdoctoral Fellow, Institute for Research on Women, Gender and Sexuality

Participants will explore the ways that transnational feminist theorizing and practices transform and reimagine contestations over issues such as human rights, constructions of patriarchies, and inclusionary/exclusionary practices of race, sexuality, and class.