In honor of the Spring Colloquium series, I thought I would start this blog up again. I have added a category for GWSS Colloquium events and I will add in events as they get closer. We have a packed schedule this spring--with lectures, workshops and seminar events. You can also check us out on facebook and become a fan of the GWSS department.
Here is a list of our February events:
Monday, February 8 (3:30-5:00): Colloquium Presentation
"Report From Copenhagen: The UN Climate Summit and a Feminist Environmentalist Response"
Talk by Michelle Garvey
Graduate Student, Feminist Studies, U of Minnesota
Thursday, February 11 (3:00-4:30): Colloquium Presentation
"Capote and the Trillings: Homophobia and Literary Culture at Mid-Century"
Talk by Jeff Solomon
Visiting Assistant Professor of English, St. Olaf College
Monday, February 15, (3:30-5:00): Colloquium Presentation
"The Techné of LGBT: A Workshop on the Theories and Practices of the LGBT Classroom"
Talk by Aureliano Desoto
Assistant Professor of Ethnic and Religious Studies, Metro State University
Friday, February 19 (3:00-4:30): Colloquium Presentation
"Queer Kids Here? Mediating the Politics of Gay Visibility in Rural United States"
Talk by Mary L. Gray
Assistant Professor of Communication and Culture, Indiana University
Monday, February 22 (3:30-5:00): Professionalization Workshop
"Teaching with Blogs and Blogging While Teaching: How to use feminist and queer blogs for teaching and writing"
Talk/Workshop by Sara Puotinen
Visiting Assistant Professor of Gender, Women and Sexuality Studies, U of Minnesota
Rachel Raimist Feminist Media Center: FORD 468