66. The Occupation of Women's Studies: Practical Strategies for Difficult Times
Saturday, 3 January, 1:45–3:00 p.m., Liberty B, Sheraton
Program arranged by the Division on Women's Studies in Language and Literature
Presiding: Jennifer DeVere Brody, Stanford Univ.
Speakers: Madelyn Detloff, Miami Univ., Oxford; Licia Fiol-Matta, Lehman Coll., City Univ. of New York; Lynne Huffer, Emory Univ.; Amelia María de la Luz Montes, Univ. of Nebraska, Lincoln
Who is occupying women's studies now, and how is it being occupied? How have global resistance and changing democratic structures affected women's studies as a field? This roundtable will provide an open forum for debate about controversial understandings of "occupation" as a mode, a spatiotemporal reality, and a discourse.
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