“Hearing the Political” – Thursday, November 5, 3:30 pm, MDCL 3022
Provost’s Postdoctoral Scholar Stephanie Balkwill will examine Buddhist textual material from 4th-6th century China that advocates sex change for female practitioners.
GSFR PhD Diploma student Curran Egan reviews Mary Louise Roberts’ *What Soldiers Do*, a book about the impact of sexuality on modern warfare.
Dr. Paula Gardner’s course, CSMM 714 Feminism, Technology and Science, for next term (January 2016) has been approved.
Many of us engage with stories as students and researchers, activists and social workers, artists and marketers. We tell stories, listen to stories, and use stories in communities and across differences of power. Through critical analysis, poetry, and storytelling, Eli Clare will explore the politics of using story to entertain, educate, diagnose, and make money.
An annual intergenerational community-wide event, the Leadership Summit for Women provides the skills, space, and support for all participants, regardless of gender, to reach their full potential as individuals and as collaborative members of the community.
Professor Ahmed will address the history of women’s organizing for gender equality at McMaster since the 1970’s.
One of our GSFR Ph.D. diploma students, Joanna Zaslow, Department of Philosophy, successfully defended her thesis on Wednesday August 26, 2015!
Grad Student Week 2015 is almost here! Don’t miss a great week of fun and learning, September 2-11. Details are listed at this link: http://graduate.mcmaster.ca/graduate-students/graduate-student-life/community/graduate-student-week
Congratulations Stephanie Balkwill! Our third GSFR Ph.D. diploma student, Steph Balkwill, Department of Religious Studies, defended her thesis on July 2, 2015