Congratulations to Yingyi Wang, who has just passed her general exams with flying colors after writing exam essays on 1) NGOs in the transnational and Chinese context; 2) feminist theories of social reproduction; and 3) gender, sexuality, feminism and queer theory in China. She also presented her research prospectus on “Working in Gender Equality and LGBT Rights NGOs: Neoliberal Governance, Subjectivities, and Place-Based Politics in Contemporary China.” Supervisory Committee Co-Chair, Sasha Welland, Ph.D.
Tschabalala Self in Conversation DISCUSSION WITH TSCHABALALA SELF + KEMI ADEYEMI Friday, April 26, 2019 7:00 – 8:00 pm LocationFrye Auditorium
GWSS graduate student, Christina Yuen Zi Chung, is giving a paper at the Society for Cinema & Media Studies Annual Conference, which is here in Seattle this year. Here’s the info about the panel she’s on: Wednesday, 3/13, 12:00 PM - 1:45 PM Location: Columbia, 4th floor, Union Street Tower, Sheraton Grand Seattle A15 Sounds of Space, Stilling Time: Transmedia Practices in Contemporary Chinese Cinemas
Time Travel Along the Borderlands y Fronteras del Ser Friday, March 15 + Saturday, March 16 + Sunday, March 17 at 7 PM – 9 PM Gay City: Seattle's LGBTQ Center 517 E Pike St, Seattle, Washington 98122 Hosted by Gay City: Seattle's LGBTQ Center By Hijx De Su Madre: Alé Abreu, Norma Alicia Pino, Fabian Romero.
You are invited to the 9th Annual Womxn Who Rock (un)Conference Dance the Archive: Memoria Ancestral Free and all ages! WHEN: March 16, 2019 (Sat.), 2-5pm WHERE: Centilia Cultural Center: 1660 S Roberto Maestas Festival St, Seattle, WA, 98144
Sasha Welland, Associate Professor in GWSS, will take part in a roundtable and discussion titled Responses to Chinese Authoritarianism is association with the Symposium on China's Mass Internment of Uyghur and Kazak Muslims.
GWSS Associate Professor, Chandan Reddy, has a new article in GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies, Volume 25, Number 1, January 2019 from Duke University Press titled Neoliberalism Then and Now: Race, Sexuality, and the Black Radical Tradition. Except from https://muse.jhu.edu/article/712689: Abstract:
The following information was provided by the Simpson Center for the Humanities and the Jacob Lawrence Gallery. The Black Embodiments Studio Danny Giles - Artist Talk January 22, 2019 5:30-6:30 p.m. Jacob Lawrence Gallery Reception to follow
Article from alum Kristy Leissle: Unmeltable chocolate and bean-to-bar: A cocoa expert highlights 3 sweet trends.