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James Smalls: The Mark Rice Collection and the Homo-Erotics of Photography after Stonewall

Humanities Forum / Visual Arts — Daphne Harrison Lecture “The Mark Rice Collection and the Homo-Erotics of Photography after Stonewall” James Smalls, professor of visual arts, affiliate professor of gender and women’s studies, affiliate professor of Africana studies Thursday, December 7, 4 p.m. Albin O. Kuhn Library Gallery Held in conjunction with the exhibition Man, …

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Figuring the Population Bomb: Malthusian Masculinities and Demographic Transitions

Humanities Forum Carole McCann, Chair and Professor of Gender and Women’s Studies “Figuring the Population Bomb: Malthusian Masculinities and Demographic Transitions” Wednesday, December 7, 4 p.m. Albin O. Kuhn Library Gallery   Drawing from her new book, Carole McCann will trace the genealogy of the twentieth-century demographic “facts” that created a mathematical panic about a looming …

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Why Have Intersex Rights Been So Hard to Secure in America?

Humanities Forum Alice Dreger, historian of science and medicine Joan S. Korenman Lecture Wednesday, February 24, 5:30 p.m.  Albin O. Kuhn Library Gallery  For 25 years, people born with intersex (that is, body types that aren’t standard male or standard female) and their allies have been fighting for basic patient rights, including the right to …

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Men Are from Earth, Women Are from Earth: Science vs. the Media on Psychological Gender Differences

Social Sciences Forum Wednesday, March 4 | 4:00 p.m. Janet Shibley Hyde, Evjue-Bascom Professor & Helen Thompson Woolley Professor of Psychology and Gender & Women’s Studies and Director at the Center for Research on Gender & Women at the University of Wisconsin, Madison Albin. O Kuhn Library Gallery  The media portray psychological differences between women and …

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“The Paths We Make as We Go:” the Narrative of an Undocumented Immigrant Woman in the U.S.

Humanities Forum Wednesday, March 11 | 4:00 p.m. Joan S. Korenman Lecture Maria Gabriela “Gaby” Pacheco, immigrant rights activist Albin O. Kuhn Library Gallery  Activist Maria Gabriela Pacheco is a prominent figure in the national immigrant rights movement and is currently the program director of TheDream.US, a national organization that provides higher education fellowship opportunities …

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Four Types of Feminist Empiricism

Humanities Forum Thursday, March 26 | 4:00 p.m. Evelyn Barker Memorial Lecture Miriam Solomon, Chair and Professor of Philosophy, Temple University University Center, Room 312 “Feminist empiricism” is a general term for a range of positions in philosophy of science that aim to combine empirical methods with the insights of feminism. This talk will give …

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