Women’s and Gender Studies fall colloquium series will feature talks by Karma R. Chávez on Oct. 3, Danielle Rue on Oct. 27 and Margaret Jacobs on Nov. 10.
The Women’s and Gender Studies Spring Colloquium Series begins with a 3:30 p.m. Feb. 3 lecture by UNL’s Basuli Deb in the Nebraska Union (room posted). Her talk, “Saving the Muslim Woman,” is free and open to the public.
UCLA sociologist Mignon Moore will discuss her work on the physical and mental health of lesbian and gay elders in New York and Los Angeles in a 3:30 p.m. Oct. 7 presentation in the Nebraska Union (room posted). The talk, "In the Shadow of Sexuality: LGBT African American Elders and Social Support," is free and open to the public.
A Women's and Gender Studies Colloquium will explore recent graduate student research into the health and well-being of individuals who are lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender. The presentation, 3 p.m. Sept. 16 in the Nebraska Union Heritage Room, will include information from a range of disciplinary perspectives.