Hi Everyone!

Please consider attending Dr. Alice Kang’s lecture, this Friday, April 6th at 3 pm in Callen!

Here’s some info:

“Mobilizing for Women’s Rights in Africa”
Dr. Alice Kang, Political Science, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Friday, April 6, 3 p.m., Callen Conference Center
Sponsored by MOSAIC, Global Studies, Gender Studies and Women¹s Commission
(treats provided)

Info from Alice’s website:
“Instead of seeing Africa as weak or ungoverned, I am interested in the diverse and dynamic realities under which African women and men seek to improve their lives. I am writing a book manuscript on how and why African governments respond to (competing) religious and women’s demands to safeguard women’s rights.”

This Forum lecture might also be of interest:

Thursday, April 12, 1 p.m. Olin B Lecture Hall
“Carnal Knowledge: The Intersection of Sexuality, Politics and Culture”
JoAnn Wypijewski, former senior editor, The Nation


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