Feminist Geographies: Mapping Spaces, Nations and States of Being

22nd Annual Emerging Scholarship in Women’s and Gender Studies Conference
“Feminist Geographies: Mapping Spaces, Nations and States of Being”

Wed, March 25, 2015 • 12:00 PM • College of Liberal Arts Glickman Conference Center

The Emerging Scholarship in Women’s and Gender Studies conference is an annual event hosted by the Center for Women’s & Gender Studies (CWGS) at The University of Texas at Austin. This conference provides an opportunity to share new and innovative research in women’s, gender, and/or sexuality studies with the students and faculty affiliates of CWGS, The University of Texas at Austin community, and CWGS community partners.

The 2015 conference, “Feminist Geographies: Mapping Spaces, Nations and States of Being” will be held in the Student Activities Center and the College of Liberal Arts Building (CLA) Glickman Center.

Professor Simone Browne, CWGS Core Faculty and in the Department of African and African Diaspora Studies, whose scholarship focuses on place, borders, race and surveillance, will deliver the pre-conference key note address on Tuesday, March 24 at 6pm in the College of Liberal Arts Glickman Conference Center in CLA 1.302E

Professor Omise’eke Natasha Tinsley, CWGS Core Faculty and in the Department of African and African Diaspora Studies, will deliver the keynote address at a luncheon on Thursday, March 26 at 12:00pm in CLA 1.302E.  will be the speaker. with a reception to follow.

Moderated panels will take place from 12pm-5pm Wednesday on March 25th and from 9am-6pm Thursday on March 26th at the Student Activity Center (SAC), Rooms 3.106 & 3.116.

Interested students should contact Garrett Sawyer <sawyerg@utexas.edu> for more volunteer information.
Co-sponsored by: Office of the President, Department of American Studies, Center for Asian American Studies, Comparative Literature, Department of English, Department of History, Department of Theatre and Dance, Department of Classics

Free Registration available.

RSVP/Registration/Accommodations: http://sites.utexas.edu/feministgeographies/registration/
Conference Program: http://sites.utexas.edu/feministgeographies/program/