2007-2008 Newberry Seminar on Women and Gender

2007-2008 Seminars

Friday, September 28, 2007
“Recovering the 1950s: Women’s Political Hopes in the Lost Decade” Christine Stansell, University of Chicago
Friday, October 12, 2007
Rescuing Recy: Race, Rape, and Justice in Alabama Theresa Napson-Williams, Richard Stockton College of New Jersey
Friday, December 14, 2007
Women Unfit for Property: Gender, Disability, and the Legally Incompetent Female Kim Nielsen, University of Wisconsin at Green Bay
Friday, January 11, 2008
“Cohabitation and Small Town America in 1971” Elizabeth Pleck, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Friday, February 8, 2008
“Consolidating the Patriarchal City: Gender Ideals and the Transformation of the Built Environments of Chicago, Dublin, London, and Toronto from the 1870s into the 1940s”Maureen Flanagan, Michigan State University
Friday, March 14, 2008
“Women’s Internationalism and Orientalism: The Indochinese Women’s Conferences of 1971” Judy Tzu-Chun Wu, Ohio State University
Friday, April 11, 2008
Sibling Politics: Birth Order, Gender, and Marital Status in Eighteenth-Century England Amy Harris, Brigham Young University
Friday, May 9, 2008
“ ‘One of the Best Loved, North and South’: The Appropriation of National Reconciliation by LaSalle Corbell Pickett” Caroline Janney, Purdue University