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News & Announcements Archive
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, […]
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 […]
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 […]
Join WGS on Mar. 9 for a talk by Katie Hemphill (University of Arizona): “Shifting Landscapes: Race, Capitalism, and Sex Work in 19th-Century Baltimore.”
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 […]
Presentation of the works by last year’s fellows.
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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.