Michele Berger: Transformational Scholarship in Women's and Gender Studies
Sep 18, 2014
from 07:00 PM to 08:00 PM
|Where||Shirley Recital Hall|
|Contact Name||Gail Adams|
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Dr. Berger reflects on the multiple, complicated, and inspirational lessons learned through writing and researching her most recent co-authored book, Transforming Scholarship: How Women’s and Gender Studies Students are Changing Themselves and the World. Her talk will discuss the value and importance of women’s and gender studies undergraduate training in the 21st century, and how to spark and sustain feminist change as individuals and collectively. Michele Tracy Berger is associate professor in the Department of Women’s and Gender Studies at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, adjunct professor in the Department of City and Regional Planning, and Vice President of the National Women’s Studies Association.
Free admission. Sponsored by the Office of Cultural Events.