The 2019 Domna Stanton Lecture: Alondra Nelson
The Department of Women’s and Gender Studies invites you to the annual Domna Stanton Lecture, given by Alondra Nelson.
Alondra Nelson is a professor of sociology at Columbia University, president of the Social Science Research Council, and chair of the American Sociological Association Section on Science, Knowledge, and Technology. Her latest book is The Social Life of DNA: Race, Reparations, and Reconciliation after the Genome.
For questions, please contact: 781-283-2538
Generously supported by the Domna Stanton Lecture Series.
Apr 17, 7:30 PMEnvironmental Activism and Power Dynamics in Russia
Sociologist Kate Pride Brown discusses the history of environmental activism in the Lake Baikal region of Siberia and how corporate interests can burnish their public image by exploiting civic activist groups.Event Date:Wednesday, April 17, 2019 - 7:30pm
Apr 30, 5 PMThe Bakwin Lecture: Wangechi Mutu
Interdisciplinary artist Wangechi Mutu will present this year’s Dr. Ruth Morris Bakwin Class of 1919 Art Lecture. Mutu was born in Kenya and now resides in New York; her work is often associated with the Afrofuturist movement.Event Date:Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 5:00pm
Apr 25, 11:30 AM–12:30 PMArtist Talk Series: In Person with Liliana Porter
This series of five talks includes discussions between James Oles and adjunct exhibitors Claudia Joskowicz and Daniela Rivera, and various artists in the exhibition Art_Latin_America: Against the Survey via Skype and in person.Event Date:Thursday, April 25, 2019 -11:30am to 12:30pm