15th Annual Feminist Theory Workshop

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March 18-19, 2022

Penn Pavilion @ Duke University
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VIDEO RECORDINGS at the bottom of this page



Keynote Speakers

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Banu Subramaniam

Professor of Women, Gender, Sexuality Studies at University of Massachusetts Amherst




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Verónica Gago

Professor of Political Science at the University of Buenos Aires
Professor of Sociology at National University of San Martín



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Durba Mitra

Assistant Professor of Studies in Women, Gender, and Sexuality at Harvard University




Jennifer Morgan
Jennifer Morgan

Professor of Social & Cultural Analysis & History at New York University



Roundtable Speakers

Samantha Pinto

Professor of English, University of Texas at Austin

Peter Sigal

Professor of History and Gender, Sexuality & Feminist Studies, Duke University

Anna Storti

Assistant Professor of Gender, Sexuality & Feminist Studies, Duke University


Video Recordings


Wednesday, March 16

3:00 pm               Virtual Opening Reception (Eastern Daylight Time)

Friday, March 18                                                                                                   

1:00 pm               Registration Opens

2:00 pm               Opening Remarks: Jocelyn Olcott

2:30 pm               Keynote Banu Subramaniam 

4:00 pm               Break

4:30 pm               Keynote Durba Mitra

6:00 pm               Opening Reception

8:00 pm               Workshop Ends

Saturday, March 19

9:00 am               Registration Opens

10:00 am             Keynote Verónica Gago

11:30 am             Lunch

1:00 pm               Keynote Jennifer Morgan

2:30 pm               Break

2:45 pm               Seminar Discussions               

4:45 pm               Break

5:00 pm               Closing Roundtable
Samantha Pinto, María Josefina Saldaña-Portillo, Peter Sigal, and Anna Storti

6:15 pm               Closing Remarks: Jocelyn Olcott

6:30 pm               Workshop Ends

Many thanks to our Sponsors including the following: 
Duke University Co-Sponsors

African & African American Studies Department

Art, Art History & Visual Studies Department

Asian and Middle Eastern Studies Department

Classical Studies Department

Cultural Anthropology Department

Dance Program

English Department

Franklin Humanities Institute

Department of German Studies

History Department

International Comparative Studies Program

Latino/a Studies in the Global South

Program in Literature

Music Department

Philosophy Department

Romance Studies Department

Slavic & Eurasian Studies

Theater Studies

The Office of the Provost

Institutional Co-Sponsors

Institute of Women, Gender and Development Studies, Ahfad University for Women, Sudan

Sexuality, Women’s and Gender Studies Department, Amherst College, Massachusetts

Gender, Women's, Sexuality Studies Program, Appalachian State University, North Carolina

Department of Gender and Women’s Studies, University of Arizona

Gender and Women's Studies Program, University of British Columbia, Okanagan Campus

SUNY Institute for Research & Education on Women and Gender, University at Buffalo, New York

Department of Gender & Sexuality Studies, University of California, Irvine

Department of Feminist Studies, University of California Santa Cruz

Department of Gender Studies, Central European University, Vienna

Centro de Investigación en Estudios de la Mujer (CIEM), University of Costa Rica

Department of Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, Emory University, Georgia

International Institute of Social Studies, Erasmus University Rotterdam (ISS), The Hague, The Netherlands

The Centre for Gender History, University of Glasgow, Scotland

Women's, Gender, & Sexuality Studies Program, Guilford College, North Carolina

Studies of Women, Gender, and Sexuality, Harvard University, Connecticut

Gender Equality Studies and Training Programme, University of Iceland

Human Rights, Gender and Conflict Studies Program, International Institute of Social Sciences, The Netherlands

Department of Gender, Women's and Sexuality Studies, University of Iowa

Harriet Tubman Department of Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies, University of Maryland

Women, Gender, Sexuality Studies, University of Massachusetts Amherst

Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program, Miami University, Ohio

Center for Gender Research, University of Oslo, Norway

Women's and Gender Studies Department, University of Michigan

Department of Gender, Women's and Sexuality Studies, University of Minnesota

Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program, University of North Carolina, Greensboro

Gender & Sexuality Studies Program, Northwestern University, Illinois

Department of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, Ohio State University

The Center for Feminist, Queer, and Transgender Studies and the Program in Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies, University of Pennsylvania

Women and Gender Studies Program, University of South Carolina

Department of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, SUNY Stony Brook University, New York

Gender Research Office and Department of Education, University of Vienna, Austria

Women's and Gender Studies Program, ATS and the Department of Sociology, Virginia Tech, Virginia

Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Department, Wake Forest University

Center for the Study of Women and Gender, University of Warwick, England

Department of Gender, Women & Sexuality Studies, University of Washington, Seattle

Gender, Sexuality, & Women's Studies, William & Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia

Women's and Gender Studies Consortium, University of Wisconsin-Madison