Lectures & Special Events



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Each semester, the Women’s History program sponsors lectures and discussions with scholars of women's and gender history. Lectures explore a range of topics that interrogate the interplay between race, gender and sexuality. 

2020-21 Lectures and Events

Thursday, October 15, 2020
(Dis)Loyal Translations: Knowledge Production and Cooptation in the Andean Highlands
Featuring Emilie Egger '14

Saturday, November 7, 2020
Gerda Lerner Lecture Series: Living Archive of Diaspora: Black Feminist Activism and the Archive
Featuring Nydia Swaby '11, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London

Thursday, December 3, 2020
Gerda Lerner Lecture Series: "Refuse to Run Away": Challenging Transsexuality's "Unwritten Rule" 1971-1980
Featuring Shay Olmstead, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

March 26-27, 2021
22nd Annual Women's History Conference
From the Grassroots to the Statehouse: Women's Activism and Political Power
Call for Papers: Deadline - December 13, 2020