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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 […]

Activism in the Community Undergraduate Lecture Series

Join the WGS Internship/Practicum class on Oct. 13, Nov. 10, and Dec. 1 for discussion with Baltimore activists about their ongoing work in struggles for racial justice, health care access, and housing rights in Baltimore. All talks will take place in Charles Commons, Rm. 324, at 1:30 p.m.

Oct. 14: An Overlooked French Feminism

Join the WGS program on October 14 from 5-7 p.m. for a talk by Lisa Disch (Political Science, University of Michigan): “Christine Delphy’s Constructivist Materialism: An Overlooked French Feminism.”