The ISU WGS Program and Community denounces the actions of white supremacists in Charlottesville, Virginia on August 12th that terrorized that community and shocked the entire country. As a member of the National Women's Studies Association (NWSA) we support their statement of solidarity. A full copy can be accessed here: http://www.nwsa.org/statements#charlottesville
ArtRage and the Politics of Reconciliation, November 27Nomusa Makhubu, a Mandela Washington Fellow for Young African Leaders at Harvard University, will present "ArtRage and the Politics of Reconciliation" at noon November 27, in Prairie Room South of the Bone Student Center.
Former child laborer, slave to speak on women’s rights, November 13Nasreen Sheikh was born in a small village on the border of Nepal and India where women are treated as slaves. Sheikh will share life experiences as a child laborer, and how one person can make a change with the support of many others, at a talk titled "What Happens When You Say Yes To Your [...]