2011-2012 Newberry Seminar on Women and Gender

2011-2012 Seminars

Friday, September 23, 2011
Women and Gender Seminar
Women and Gender Seminar: Susan Sleeper-Smith, Michigan State University

“Indian Women, Agrarian Villages, and Landscapes of Violence
Susan Sleeper- Smith, Michigan State University

Friday, October 21, 2011
Women and Gender Seminar
Women and Gender Seminar: Cassandra Good and Lorri Glover

Family and Friendship in Early America

Friday, November 18, 2011
Women and Gender Seminar
Women and Gender Seminar: Kathryn V. Burns-Howard, Northwestern University, and Kimberley Reilly, University of Baltimore

Wives on Trial in the Late Nineteenth Century

Friday, January 27, 2012
Women and Gender Seminar
Women and Gender Seminar: Neici Zeller, William Patterson University

New Directions in Gender and U.S. Imperialism

Friday, February 24, 2012
Women and Gender Seminar
Women and Gender Seminar: Marcia Chatelain, Georgetown University, and Marcia Walker, University of Chicago

Religion, Feminism, and Beauty Culture in Black Chicago

“‘Modesty on Her Cheek’: The Moorish Science Temple, African- American Girls and Great Migration Beauty Culture”
Marcia Chatelain, Georgetown University

Friday, March 30, 2012
Women and Gender Seminar
Women and Gender Seminar: Anna Flaming, University of Iowa, and Lauren Gutterman, New York University

Reimagining the Postwar Wife

“Domesticity and Feminism in the Displaced Homemaker Movement in the late 20th Century
Anna Flaming, University of Iowa