Past Events

Monday, February 25, 2019 - 1:00pm
East Duke Parlors
Joseph J. Fischel argues that the consent paradigm, while necessary for effective sexual assault law, diminishes and perverts our ideas about desire, pleasure, and injury. In addition to the criticisms against consent leveled by feminist theorists of earlier generations, Fischel elevates three more... Read More »
Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 7:00pm
Bryan Center Reynolds Industries Theater
During her eight years at the White House, Tina served as chief of staff to First Lady Michelle Obama, special assistant to President Barack Obama, and the executive director of the Council on Women and Girls, leading the first-ever White House Summit on Working Families and the first-ever United... Read More »
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 12:00pm
East Duke Parlors
Gender Wednesdays. "The Relevance of Feminism in Margie Gillis's Work." Gender Wednesday is an Undergraduate Speaker/Luncheon Series aimed specifically towards undergraduates and hosted by Gender, Sexuality and Feminist Studiers. This series aims to build an ongoing conversation that helps us widen... Read More »
Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 12:00pm
East Duke Parlors
Discourse of Colonial Humanitarianism is the final seminar/lunch in the Conversation Series with Meyda Ye¿eno¿lu on State Violence and Ethnic Minorities.This conversation series will problematize several issues that pertain to the question of state violence and ethnic minorities. It will discuss... Read More »
Friday, February 15, 2019 - 12:00pm
Classroom Building, Room 101
Dev is the author of A Distant Heart and three other award-winning novels. UNSUITABLE is an events series that engages students and members of the Durham community in a discussion of women's interests and popular fiction. It is run in conjunction with "Publishing & Marketing Popular Fiction: A... Read More »
Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 11:30am
Classroom Building, Room 229, Boyd Seminar Room
Join the History Department on Wednesday, Febuary 13, 2019 at 11:30 AM for our departmental colloquium. Prof. Felicity Turner, a Duke History PhD graduate, will be our speaker. You can find her full bio on the History Department's website.Lunch will be provided.
Tuesday, February 12, 2019 - 12:00pm
East Duke Parlors
Meyda Yegenoglu is a Gender, Sexuality and Feminist Studies visiting Professor from University of Tampere, Finland. This conversation series will problematize several issues that pertain to the question of state violence and ethnic minorities. It will discuss the problematic nature of apology and... Read More »
Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - 12:00pm
East Duke Parlors
Gender Wednesday Undergraduate speaker/Lunch Series presents Ames Simmons, a queer trans man serving as Equality NC's Policy Director. He provides vision and strategic direction for Equality NC's policy and advocacy agenda with the North Carolina General Assembly and the state's executive branch... Read More »
Tuesday, January 29, 2019 - 12:00pm
East Duke Parlors
Meyda Yegenoglu is a Gender, Sexuality and Feminist Studies visiting Professor from University of Tampere, Finland. Guest Speaker: Diane Nelson, Duke Professor of Cultural Anthropology This conversation series will problematize several issues that pertain to the question of state violence and... Read More »
Monday, January 28, 2019 - 6:00pm
East Duke Parlors
Dinner will be served Please RSVP on the DukeGSF Facebook Event PageResponse by Dr. Jasmine Nichole Cobb, AAAS and AAHVS, Duke Univ."'They are Quiet Women Now': Incarcerated Women, Hair Cropping, and the Production of Difference in the Post-Emancipation British Caribbean, 1834-1900" examines... Read More »

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