Gender Studies Conference
NO LONGER IN EXILE: The Legacy and Future of Gender Studies at the New School
Friday, March 26, 6 p.m.-9 p.m. and all day Saturday, March 27
Theresa Lang Center (55 West 13th Street)
To celebrate the return of a Gender Studies program The New School hosted distinguished visitors from all over the world. Students and faculty explored this interdisciplinary field's history, its changing boundaries, and its current cutting edge.
Friday, March 26, 2010:
The State of the Art: Gender Studies
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Welcoming Remarks: Dean Neil Gordon, Associate Provost Elizabeth Ellsworth, Ann Snitow and Kate Eichhorn
With Bonnie Thornton Dill, Nancy Fraser, Dina Georgis, Mary Hawkesworth, Valerie Smith, Katie Detwiler and Chelsea Estep-Armstrong
Saturday, March 27, 2010:
Gender Studies: What Histories Do We Want to Claim?
With Susan Faludi, Nikol Alexander-Floyd, Ann Cvetkovich, Layli Phillips Maparyan, Marianna Assis and Elizabeth Ziff
Gender Studies and Body Politics: Intersections, Directions, Representations
With Cheryl Buckley, Joseph Heathcott, Judith Halberstam, Laura Y. Liu, Randi Irwin and Howell Williams
Front Lines and Boundary Lines: Reports from a Developing Field
4:00pm - 6:30pm
With Maria Pia Lara, Zhou Suiming, L.H.M. Ling, Elaine Abelson, Bonnie McEwan, Tracy Robin, Keisha Davenport, Raluca Soreanu, Ximena Bustamante and Julie Chaparro, Michelle Leve and Silvia Fernandez, Jon Dimond, Chris Crews and Ricky Price, Suzanne Exposito with students from Moxie, and a number of speakers from earlier sessions, offering their concluding thoughts.
Eugene Lang College Dean’s Office, Office of the Provost, Eugene Lang College Special Projects, University Student Senate, Lang Student Union, Gender Studies Inquiry Group, Parsons: School of Art and Design History and Theory, School of Constructed Environments (SCE), School of Design Strategies (SoDS), The Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellan Archives, New School for Social Research (NSSR): Political Science, Anthropology, Philosophy, Historical Studies, Psychology, Economics, New School for General Studies (NSGS): Social Sciences, Media Studies & Film, Graduate Program in International Affairs, Writing, Humanities, and Milano: Office of the Dean