Duke on Gender

The Duke on Gender Colloquium brings together Duke faculty from humanities and social sciences and visiting scholars and offers a multi-disciplinary space to develop and present current research and further critical conversations within gender and women's history, gender and queer theory, sexuality studies, transgender studies, and the study of feminism, social movements, and contemporary social issues and policy in a transnational world.

Co-sponsored by Gender, Sexuality, and Feminist Studies, History Department, Dean of Social Sciences, FHI, AMES, AMI, English Department, Program in Literature, Sociology Department. Series organizers: Frances Hasso (Gender, Sexuality & Feminist Studies, Duke University), and Anna Krylova (History Department, Duke University)

Friday, January 24, 2020 - 11:30am
East Duke Parlors
This panel debates the concept of care - the vast amount of laboring and affective labor - gendered and racialized - that exists (often simultaneously) in varying states of commodification and non-commodification and whose consistent performance is indispensable for survival. This care labor... Read More »