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Iris Viveros Avendano
August 26, 2019
Congratulations to Iris Viveros Avendaño for the publication of her chapter, "Performing Polyrhythmic Resistance," in the newly published collection Transatlantic Malagueñas and Zapateados in Music, Song and Dance: Spaniards, Natives, Africans, Roma, edited by K.Meira Goldberg, Walter Aaron Clark and Antoni Pizà. The book is published by Cambridge Scholars Publishing. You can preview Iris' chapter by selecting "View sample" at ... Read more
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August 16, 2019
Celebrate the accomplishments of the 2019 Summer Institute in the Arts and Humanities undergraduate researchers, attend Bulrusher - directed by Valerie Curtis-Newton, and more! Featured on UW News 
Shuxuan Zhou is a Mellon/ACLS Public Fellow
June 5, 2019
The American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) has announced its newest Mellon/ACLS Public Fellows for 2019 which includes GWSS alum, Shuxuan Zhou. Dr. Zhou has been appointed as a Senior Researcher for the Seattle Office for Civil Rights.
Transgender Studies Quarterly Volume 6, Issue 2
May 22, 2019
GWSS Assistant Professor Kemi Adeyemi has an article in Transgender Studies Quarterly, Volume 6, Issue 2. You can access the article "Oliverio Rodriguez's The Last Seduction/La Seducción Fatal (2015–): Activating the Obvious as Queer Technique," at Duke University Press.
Feminist Studies Vol. 45, No. 1
May 22, 2019
GWSS Assistant Professor Bettina Judd has an article in Feminist Studies, Vol. 45, No. 1 (2019). The title of her article is "Sapphire as Praxis: Toward a Methodology of Anger." You can access the article through JSTOR.
Feminist Studies Issue 45:1
May 22, 2019
Feminist Studies Issue 45:1 excerpt: "The latest issue of Feminist Studies opens with Stephanie Yingyi Wang's ethnographic study of companionate same-gender partnerships that appear to fulfill traditional familial expectations but actually create new family structures." Stephanie Yingyi Wang is a graduate student in the Department of Gender, Women, & Sexuality Studies at the University of Washington. You can read Stephanie's article "When Tongzhi Marry: Experiments of Cooperative... Read more
Afro-Ecuadorian hip hop artist Black Mama
May 17, 2019
MÁS HIP HOP, MÁS MUJERES, MÁS RESISTENCIAMORE HIP HOP, MORE WOMXN, MORE RESISTANCE Come to meet Afro-Ecuadorian hip hop artist Black Mama and her fellow Ecuadorian feminista Hip Hop artists, Caye Cayejera, Taki Amaru, and Gabriela Gomez to dialogue about the ways they use the transformative power of Hip Hop art and music to create community, joy, and resistance urgently needed to heal a world damaged by violence against women, the exploitation of... Read more
Queer Self Defense Class with Jey Saung
May 16, 2019
Facebook - Queer Self Defense Please join us for the Queer Self Defense class on May 23, 2019 from 7:00-9:00PM in the Haggett Cascade Room. The class will be instructed by Jey Saung and is free to all UW students. This self-defense class places LGBTQ+ individuals at the center and is dedicated to providing an inclusive and fun environment. There will be water and snacks provided on site,... Read more