Save the Date: Spring 2015 Speaker Series

Wednesday, February 4, 2015 - 00:00 to Monday, April 6, 2015 - 00:00


Imagined Peace, Gender Relations and Post-Conflict Transformation: Anti-Colonial and Post-Cold War Conflicts

Jane Parpart, Research Professor, Department of Conflict Resolution, Human Security, and Global Governance, UMass Boston

Wednesday, February 4th, 3:30pm-5:30pm, Campus Center, Room 2545, UMass Boston


Women on the Front Line: The Political Economy of Ebola in Postwar West Africa  

Kade Finnoff, Assistant Professor of Economics, UMass Boston

Wednesday, February 25th, 3:30pm-5:30pm, Chancellor's Conference Room, UMass Boston


The Political Economy of Displacement: Iraqi Women Refugees in Jordan and the USA Post-2003

Isis Nusair, Associate Professor of Women’s Studies and International Studies, Denison University

Monday, March 2nd, 3:30pm-5:30pm, Campus Center, Room 2545, UMass Boston

Occupations, Border-Crossings, and Gender: Human Rights in Palestine, Kashmir and the U.S.-Mexico Border

Isis Nusair, Associate Professor of Women’s Studies and International Studies, Denison University; Deepti Misri, Assistant Professor of Women's and Gender Studies, University of Colorado Boulder; Luis F. Jiménez, Assistant Professor of Political Science, UMass Boston

Tuesday, March 3rd, 12:00pm-2:00pm, Campus Center Ballroom A, UMass Boston


Soap, Jeans, and Feminist Futures: “Corporate Social Responsibility” and Women’s Empowerment

Elisabeth Prügl, Consortium Senior Fellow 2014-2015, Professor of IR, Graduate Institute of International & Development Studies, Geneva 

Monday, April 6th, 3:30pm-5:30pm, Campus Center, Room 2545, UMass Boston


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