CANCELED - Dr, Shatema Threadcraft to speak as part of University Forum Series

Gender, Women’s, and Sexuality Studies presents "Redistributing Narrative Capital: Lynching, Rape and Stories of Black Peoplehood" a lecture by Dr. Shatema Threadcraft,

Part of the University Forum Lecture Series: Appalachian Celebrates the 19th Amendment, 100 Years of Women's Suffrage

5:30-6:30, Tuesday March 31

114 Belk Library

Free and open to the public

Dr. Threadcraft is Associate Professor in the Department of Government at Dartmouth College. Her research has been supported by the Ford Foundation, the American Association of University Women, the Charles Warren Center for Studies in American History at Harvard University, the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History, the Rutgers Center for Historical Analysis, and the Rutgers Center for Race and Ethnicity. Her book, Intimate Justice: The Black Female Body and the Body Politic, won the Sara A. Whaley Book Prize from the National Women's Studies Association and the Race and Political Theory Best Book Award from the American Political Science Association.

For more information, contact:  Dr. Sushmita Chatterjee,  Director of Gender, Women’s, and Sexuality Studies: gws@appstate.edu

Appalachian State University’s Gender, Women’s, and Sexuality Studies program is an academic program housed in the Department of Interdisciplinary Studies in the College of Arts and Sciences. Appalachian’s Gender, Women’s, And Sexuality Studies program offers a GWS B.A., an undergraduate and graduate GWS minor, an LGBT Studies minor, a Girls’ Studies minor, and a GWS graduate certificate.

https://gws.appstate.edu

poster with Dr. Threadcraft's photo and description of the talk
Published: Mar 4, 2020 2:50pm

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