Symposium – 'The Feminist Wire Books: Connecting Feminisms, Race, and Social Justice'

Wednesday, April 10, 2019 - 5:30pm

Join us in celebrating "The Feminist Wire Books: Connecting Feminisms, Race, and Social Justice" with series editors Tamura A. Lomax and Monica J. Casper and special remarks from Kristen Buckles, University of Arizona Press editor-in-chief. "The Feminist Wire Books" is a new series from The Feminist Wire and the University of Arizona Press dedicated to the sociopolitical and cultural critique of anti-feminist, racist and imperialist politics.

Readings and panel discussions:

  • Marquis Bey, author of "Them Goon Rules: Fugitive Essays on Radical Black Feminism"
  • Michelle Téllez, Judith Pérez-Torres and Christina Vega, editors of "The Chicana Motherwork Anthology: Porque sin madres no hay revolución"
  • Julia Jordan-Zachery and Duchess Harris, editors of "Black Girl Magic Beyond the Hashtag: Twenty-First Century Acts of Self-Definition"

The program is cosponsored by the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences, the University Libraries, the Office of the Provost, the Department of Gender and Women's Studies, the Africana Studies Program and the Department of Religious Studies and Classics.

Audience: 
All
Where
Campus: 
UAHS
Location: 
Women's Studies/SIROW, Room 100, 925 N. Tyndall Ave.
Tucson, AZ
United States
US
contact info & links
Department/Unit: 
University of Arizona Press
Contact Person: 
Monica Casper
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Requests for disability-related accommodations should be directed to the event's primary contact, Monica Casper.