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Susan Whiting, Sasha Welland, Yingyi Wang, Priti Ramamurthy
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.
GWSS Assistant Professor Kemi Adeyemi
Tschabalala Self in Conversation DISCUSSION WITH TSCHABALALA SELF + KEMI ADEYEMI Friday, April 26, 2019 7:00 – 8:00 pm LocationFrye Auditorium
Christina Yuen Zi Chung - Sinophone Temporalities and the Art of Arrest
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 March 15-17
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.
9th Annual WWR - Dance the Archive: Memoria Ancestral - March 16, 2019
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 Roundtable Discussion 3/1/2019
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.
Neoliberalism Then and Now article by Associate Professor Chandan Reddy
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 Abstract:
Danny Giles - Artist Talk - Black Embodiments Studio
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