Women's & Gender Studies Graduate Student Research Conference
March 17, 2012 at 9:00 AM to
March 17, 2012 at 4:00 PM
215 Tate Hall
The conference will include a series of scholars presenting research, creative works, traditional papers, panels, performances, etc., demonstrating how feminist work is illustrated across varying disciplines.
There will be an array of topics, which draw from a variety of disciplines and methodologies. The diversity of presenters promises to bring great discussions concerning interdisciplinary, feminist research methods and feminist pedagogies.
9:00 a.m. Breakfast
9:15 a.m. Welcome with Joan Hermsen
9:30 a.m. Feminist Research Methods: Trials and Triumphs of 6 Graduate Students' Works in Progress
Panelists: Jessica Hodgson, Rachel Marie Patterson, Sarah Lirley McCune, Chris Deutsch, Amanda Nell Edgar, Holly Holladay
11:00 a.m. Lunch
Counter Hegemonic Narratives:
12:00 p.m. Margaret Wessner, Resistance and Resiliency in Professional Activism
12:15 p.m. Hayley Cole, The Woman Myth and Story(ies) of Gwen Araujo
12:30 p.m. Virginie Ems-Bleneau, Bringing the Subaltern into Speech: Maryse Conde's Moi, Tituba Sorciere...Noire de Salem (1986)
12:45 p.m. Anastacia Schulhoff, Discovery in Stories: Subversive Double-Consciousness in Native American Storytellers Narratives
Politics of the Body
1:30 p.m. Katherine Knop, Prosecuting Women for Refusing C-Sections: Case Studies in the (Bio)medicalization of Childbirth
1:45 p.m. Bradley Stephenson, Re-abling the Bodymind: Disability as Psychophysical Dramaturgy in the Plays of D.W. Gregory
2:00 p.m. Ashleah Gilmore & Brittany Ashcraft, Adolescent Sexuality & Internet Access
For paper submissions email firstname.lastname@example.org by Mar. 10, 2012!
Lunch will be catered. Please RSVP to email@example.com.
Sponsored by the Women's & Gender Studies Dept.
We are committed to ensuring that our events are accessible to all. If you have a disability and anticipate barriers to your participation, please contact us.
Erica Campbell, 314-630-8686, firstname.lastname@example.org