The following events around campus may be of interest to students, faculty, and staff interested in Women's Studies and feminist issues.
Dykes, Dads and Moms to Watch Out For: The Illustrated Life of Alison Bechdel
Cartoonist and graphic memoirist, Alison Bechdel
|Textor 102||Wednesday, October 8 (7:30pm)|
Racism School: Woman of Color Feminism and the Internet
Lisa Nakamura, Gwendolyn Calvert Baker Collegiate Professor, American Cultures Department and Screen Arts Department, University of Michigan
|Klingenstein Lounge||Thursday, October 9 (7-9pm)|
Out of the Closet and Onto the Screen Film Series
Sponsored by Center for LGBT Education, Outreach, and Services
For more information, see screenings and descriptions
|Textor 101 (All screenings)||7pm (All screenings)|
On Campus Groups and Community Activities
A variety of campus organizations may also be of interest to Women's Studies Students:
The IC LGBT Center offers a variety of event and activities throughout the semester. See their website for more details: /sacl/lgbt/. Every year the LGBT Center hosts a film series that is free and open to the public - /sacl/lgbt/events/sfs10/.
The IC Feminists are a student group dedicated to exploring feminist issues and hosting a variety of campus events. Check out more information on their activities on their Facebook page.
SAFER (Students Active for Ending Rape) is a pro-active organization on campus that strives to end rape, victim-blaming, and "rape culture" (societal attitudes that condone and normalize sexual violence) through education and raising awareness. For more information on their actives, see their Facebook page.
Cornell's Department of Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies also offers a variety of events throughout the year. For more information, see their List of Events.
If you hear of other events that may be of interest to students, faculty, & staff interested in women's and feminist issues, please send an email to Prof. Baker at firstname.lastname@example.org.