On Friday, November 27th from 10-3 pm in MUSC (by Starbucks) the Anti-Violence Network will be hosting a fundraiser to raise money for planting trees and purchasing a plaque for the new L.R. Wilson building to commemorate over 1200 missing and murdered Indigenous women.
Are you interested in the study of gender, sexuality, or feminism? Are you interested in graduate school? Join us for an information session
“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!