Fall 2018 Events

Women’s Leadership in Japan: Past and Present

Guest Speakers: Ms. Kikko Sakamoto, Dr. Masako Lino, Ms. Kazumi Teune

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 19TH, 3:00 PM

GAREY HALL ALUMNI EVENTS ROOM

Addressing Poverty Globally: What’s Working

Donella Rapier, President & CEO of BRAC USA

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 19TH, 6:00 PM

BARTLEY 1011

Feminova

Students Doing Intersectional Activism – A Discussion

Featuring Student Speakers from: ACT, Feminova, Get Woke Nova, POWER, She’s The First, SLAM (Student Labor Action Movement)

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 25TH, 6:00PM

ST. MARY’S AUDITORIUM

Jim Ferris

Was Your Mama White? Excavating Hidden History

Poetry / Performance by Dr. Jim Ferris, Professor, Ability Center

Endowed Chair of Disability Studies, University of Toledo

MONDAY, OCTOBER 1ST, 5:00 PM

COMMUNICATION DEPARTMENT STUDIO GAREY HALL

Pariah

“Pariah” (Film) - The Faith and Culture Film Series: Religion,   Culture, Gender

MONDAY, OCTOBER 8TH, 3:00 PM

CONNELLY CENTER CINEMA

V&F

The Stories We Tell Workshop

Organized / Presented by the Voices and Faces Project

Co-organized with Shea Rhodes and the CSE Institute

SAT & SUN, OCTOBER 27 & 28 (all day)

CHARLES WIDGER SCHOOL OF LAW BUILDING (VILLANOVA)

APPLICATIONS DUE OCT. 5TH

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“Where Do We Go Now?” (Film) - The Faith and Culture Film Series: Religion, Culture, Gender

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 7TH, 3:00 PM

CONNELLEY CENTER CINEMA

Landivar

“Mothers at Work: Who Opts Out?”

Presentation by Dr. Liana Christin Landivar, Sociologist and Faculty Affiliate, Maryland Population Research Center, University of Maryland, College Park

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 13TH, 6:00 PM

TOLENTINE 215

Quigley

“Is Virginia Woolf’s first novel nonsense?: Therapeutic Approaches to The Voyage Out and Wittgenstein’s Tractatus”

Faculty Research Presentation by Dr. Megan Quigley

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 14TH, 12:00 PM

FALVEY 205

Vider

"Public Disclosures of Private Realities": LGBTQ History and the Archive of Everyday Life”

Presentation by Dr. Stephen Vider, Visiting Assistant Professor, Bryn Mawr College, Gender and Sexuality Studies, Museum Studies, and History

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 28TH, 6:00 PM

BARTLEY 1010

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Contact Information

Catherine Kerrison, PhD
Director of Academics
Phone: 610-519-4675

Shauna MacDonald, PhD
Director of Programming
Phone: 610-519-4895

Lorretta Chiaverini
Administrative Assistant
Phone: 610-519-4750

Office: SAC 488
Email: gws@villanova.edu

Gender and Women's Studies Student Reserch Conference

Each spring the Villanova Women’s Studies Program hosts the Gender and Women's Studies Research Conference. It is an exciting opportunity to showcase your work, discuss your interests with other students and faculty, and see the broad range of intellectual disciplines Women’s Studies encompasses...read more.