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Can Mathematical Proof Inform Queer Epistemology?

WGS presents Emily Riehl (Mathematics, Johns Hopkins University) for a talk titled, “Can Mathematical Proof Inform Queer Epistemology? ” Wednesday, Oct 5, 5:15-7:15 p.m., Gilman 400.


Landscapes of Rights, Landscapes of Philanthropy

WGS presents Mariana Valverde (Criminology and Sociolegal Studies, University of Toronto) for a talk titled, “Landscapes of Rights, Landscapes of Philanthropy ” Wednesday, Sep 21, 5:15-7:15 p.m., Gilman 400.


WGS Visiting Distinguished Professor Jack Halberstam

The Program for the Study of Women, Gender, and Sexuality (WGS) invites you to a series of three lectures given by Distinguished Visiting Professor Jack Halberstam. The first of these lectures, “Becoming Feral: Sex, Death, and Falconry” takes place Wednesday, April 27, 5pm-7pm, in Gilman 130D Wednesday, April 27, 5pm-7pm, Gilman 130D “Becoming Feral: Sex, […]


Postponed Event – Prof. Mariana Valverde

The event with Prof. Mariana Valverde (University of Toronto) scheduled to take place on Wednesday, April 13, was postponed until next semester.


2106 WGS Summer Research Fellowship

The Program for the Study of Women, Gender, and Sexuality (WGS) is soliciting applications for Summer Research Fellowships. The fellowships to be used to fund independent research on issues related to gender and sexuality. Undergraduates may receive grants of up to $1000; graduate students may receive grants of up to $2000. Students who receive funding […]


WGS Screening of “Muzaffarnagar Baaqi Hai—Muzaffarnagar, Eventually.”

In September 2013, Muzaffarnagar and Shamli districts in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh witnessed a pogrom against local Muslim residents. More than 100 were killed and over 80,000 displaced. This film explores the social, political, and economic dynamics in a region that has historically seen relative harmony between Hindus and Muslims. What happened this time? The film cuts across multiple facets of violence that right-wing nationalism has wrought […]


WGS Film Series – Spring 2016

Johns Hopkins University presents WGS Film Series: Protest, Struggle, Revolution Reflections Unheard: Black Women in Civil Rights with filmmaker Nevline Nnaji 5 p.m. on March 2, 2016, at Gilman 130D. Not About A Riot with filmmaker Malaika Aminata 7 p.m. on March 23, 2016, at Hodson 210 Nada’s Revolution by Claudia Lisboa 7 p.m. on […]