“Tales of the Waria” film showing and panel discussion (Queer Film Series), April 8, 5:00 p.m., SURC Pit.
This is a film about a transgender community in Indonesia, the largest Muslim country in the world, and their struggles to find love and acceptance in a culture that emphasizes gender dualities. The director, Kathy Huang, describes it as a film about “contradictions, tragedy, and heroism.” A panel discussion will follow the film – Mark Auslander (Anthropology), Robyn Brammer (Psychology), Lene Pedersen (Anthropology), and Pam McMullin-Messier (Sociology).
October 18, 2016 SURC Theater 6:00 PM An exposé of rape crimes on U.S. college campuses, their instSongs Of Justice Concert October 6, 2016
Women's and Gender Studies and the Center for Diversity and Social Justice are sponsoring an eveningWhy We Still Need Women & Gender Studies