Past Events

October 5, 2012

 

October 5, 2012

October 4, 2012

October 3, 2012

During the 2012-13 academic year, the University of Michigan's Institute for Research on Women and Gender (IRWG) presents several events tied to it's Program on Feminist Science.

This kick-off event features:

Jennifer Terry (Associate Professor of Women's Studies, UCIrvine) speaking on "Could Inter-species Affection Be a Model for Queer Science?"

Paul Vasey (Associate Professor of Psychology, University of Lethbridge) speaking on "Japanese Macaques and Samoan fa'afafine: What Cross-species and Cross-Cultural Research Tells Us about the Evolution of Non-conceptive Sex"

U-M discussants are Terri Conley (Psychology and Women's Studies) and Eric Plemons (Anthropology)

For complete information: http://irwg.research.umich.edu/funding/seed.html

October 3, 2012

Juan Battle (Sociology, CUNY) will lecture on the Social Justice Sexuality Project, one of the largest ever national surveys of Black, Latina/o, and Asian and Pacific Islander, and multiracial lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people. The presentation will focus on the results from the Black female sample.

For complete information:  http://irwg.research.umich.edu/