Women's Studies Faculty, Sept. 2014
A student in the Women’s Studies in the Archives first year seminar conducts research in the Bentley Historical Library.
Women's Studies Graduation 2014
Current Lane Hall exhibit - The Salamander Project by the Olimpias Disability Culture Collective
Welcome To Women's Studies
Founded in 1973, the department is a diverse intellectual community dedicated to excellence in feminist research, teaching, and activism. Our work aims to bridge gender, racial, economic, religious, and national divides; create knowledge about women, gender, race, and sexuality; challenge power inequities; and improve the lives of all people.
- Listen to 2013 graduate Renee Gross's podcast, The Feminist Fork January 28, 2015
- Prof. Sari van Anders receives the Frank A. Beach Young Investigator Award in Behavioral Neuroendocrinology January 2, 2015
- Prof. Esther Newton's 1993 book, "Cherry Grove: Sixty Years in America's First Gay and Lesbian Town" is reissued in paperback. December 11, 2014
- "Providing in Poverty: Work and Paradoxes of Manhood in a Ugandan Slum," African History and Anthropology Workshop
Speaker: Robert Wyrod, Assistant Professor of Women's Studies
- Inaugural William Monroe Trotter Lecture
Speaker: Cheryl Clarke, poet activist
- Seminar in honor of Patsy Yaeger
Speaker: Joseph Boone, Susan Gubar (via video), Marianne Hirsch, Arlene Keizer, Nancy Miller