Save the Date! Winter 2019 Events at the Centre for Feminist Research

Save the Date! Winter 2019 events at the Centre for Feminist Research

Questions?  Email juliapyr@yorku.ca

  1. “Rethinking the Role of the Critical Intellectual: Liberating or Colonizing?”
    Talk by Dr. Elaine Stavro (Trent)
    Introduced by Dr. Jacinthe Michaud (York)
    Thursday, January 17, 2019, 3-5pm, 305 Founders College, YorkU
    Co-Sponsors: Founders College, Graduate Program in Social and Political Thought, School of Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies, Department of Politics
  1. With CERLAC: “Women’s resistance to violence in Brazil”
    Seminar with CFR Visiting Graduate Students Vinícius Santiago and Laura Martello. Chaired by Dr. Anna Agathangelou (York).
    Monday, January 28, 2019, 2.30-4.30pm, 626 Kaneff Tower, YorkU
  1. With Sexuality Studies and the School of Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies: “Trans Necrointimacies: Race and the Chalky Affects of Memorialization”
    Talk by Visiting Scholar in Sexuality Studies Dr. Nael Bhanji
    Introduced by Sexuality Studies Coordinator Dr. Bobby Noble (York)
    Tuesday, February 5th, 2019, 12-2pm, 280A York Lanes, YorkU
  1. “A Piece of Paradise”
    Film Screening and Cast & Director Q&A with Dr. Patrick Alcedo (York)
    Tuesday, February 25, 2019, 2.30-4.30pm, 626 Kaneff Tower, YorkU
  1. “Twenty Years of Looking White People in the Eye”
    With Dr. Sherene Razack (UCLA)
    Launch of special issue of the Canadian Journal of Women and the Law (coedited by Leslie Thielen-Wilson, Carmela Murdocca and Gada Mahrouse) in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the publication of Razack’s Looking White People in the Eye: Gender, Race and Culture in Courtrooms and Classrooms.
    Monday, March 18, 2019, 2.30-4.30pm, 519 Kaneff Tower, YorkU
  1. CFR Council of Associates meeting
    Monday, April 8, 2019, 1-2pm, 519 Kaneff Tower, YorkU

    Followed by:

  1. 2nd annual CFR Indigenous Feminisms Speakers’ series
    Panel with Dr. Cheryl Suzack (U of T), Dr. Deb McGregor (York), and Dr. Karyn Recollet (U of T). Chaired by Dr. Elaine Coburn (York).
    Monday, April 8, 2019, 2-4pm, 519 Kaneff Tower, YorkU
  1. “Sexuality and Surveillance”
    Graduate Student workshop with CFR Visiting Scholar in Sexuality Studies Dr. Nael Bhanji
    Monday, April 15, 2019, 12-2pm, 519 Kaneff Tower, YorkU
  1. Beyond Repair? Mayan women's protagonism in the aftermath of genocidal harm (Rutgers University Press, April 2019)
    Book launch with co-authors Dr. Alison Crosby (York) and Dr. M. Brinton Lykes (Boston College), with commentary by Dr. Carlota McAllister (York)
    Chaired by Dr. Viviana Patroni (York)
    Friday, May 10, 2019, Time and location TBD