Gender Studies

Omise'eke Natasha Tinsley, "Beyoncé in Formation: Remixing Black Feminism"

Omise'eke Natasha Tinsley
Associate Professor of African and African Diaspora Studies at the University of Texas at Austin
"Beyoncé in Formation: Remixing Black Feminism"

Making headlines when it was launched in 2015, Omise’eke Tinsley’s undergraduate course “Beyoncé Feminism, Rihanna Womanism” has inspired students from all walks of life. In Beyoncé in Formation, Tinsley now takes her rich observations beyond the classroom, using the blockbuster album and video Lemonade as a soundtrack for vital new-millennium narratives.

GSSW: Sneha Annavarapu, "Risky Roads, Safe Suspicions: gender, class, and cabs in Hyderabad, India"

Gender and Sexuality Studies Workshop

Tuesday, November 19th: "Risky Roads, Safe Suspicions: gender, class, and cabs in Hyderabad, India"
Sneha Annavarapu, PhD Candidate, Sociology
Discussant: Rochona Majumdar, Associate Professor of Cinema and Media Studies & South Asian Languages and Civilizations

GNSE & CRES Student Affairs Fireside Chat

While you can make an appointment to talk about your major at any time, we know that sometimes it’s easier to know you can just stop in and get your answers quickly. So we’ll be holding office hours in the CSGS Community Room at least twice per quarter for any questions you might have. Get advice on upcoming courses, major/minor requirements, events or whatever else you’d like to talk about!

GSSW: Kathryn Hendricks, "Disparate Treatment versus Disparate Impact: Comparing the Legal Logics of Title IX Claims"

Gender and Sexuality Studies Workshop

Tuesday, November 5th: “Disparate Treatment versus Disparate Impact: Comparing the Legal Logics of Title IX Claims"
Kathryn Hendricks, Dissertation Fellow and PhD Candidate, Sociology
Discussant: Anna Maria Marshall, Associate Professor of Sociology and Law at the University of Illinois

Feminist/Queer Praxis: Alison Delpercio

Alison Delpercio, the director of the All Children - All Families project at the Human Rights Campaign will discuss her organization's LGBTQ advocacy within child welfare agencies. Alison and her team provide in-depth training and technical assistance to public and private agencies on improving practice with LGBTQ children, youth, adults and families. Alison has a Masters in Social Work so this is also a great opportunity to think about career paths in that field.

GSSW: Jane Hereth, “'Where is the safe place?'; Legal socialization and intersections of police and interpersonal violence among young transgender women"

Gender and Sexuality Studies Workshop

Tuesday, October 22nd: “'Where is the safe place?'; Legal socialization and intersections of police and interpersonal violence among young transgender women"
Jane Hereth, Residential Fellow and PhD Candidate, Social Service Administration
Discussant: Yanilda González, Assistant Professor, Social Service Administration

GNSE & CRES Student Affairs Fireside Chat

While you can make an appointment to talk about your major at any time, we know that sometimes it’s easier to know you can just stop in and get your answers quickly. So we’ll be holding office hours in the CSGS Community Room at least twice per quarter for any questions you might have. Get advice on upcoming courses, major/minor requirements, events or whatever else you’d like to talk about!