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Congratulations Professor Sarah McKibben

February 12, 2018

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The Gender Studies Program sends warm congratulations to Professor Sarah McKibben, in Irish Language and Literature, who has just received a prestigious fellowship from the American Council of Learned Societies.  This fellowship will fund Prof. McKibben’s work on her new project, Tradition Transformed: Bardic Poetry and Patronage in Early Modern Ireland, c.1560-1660.  

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Faculty Research Workshop - Eileen Hunt Botting

Mon Feb 19, 2018 3:00PM - 4:00PM • 339 O'Shaughnessy

Spring 2018 Faculty Research Workshops 

 

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Eileen Hunt Botting
Professor, Department of Political Science


Monday, February 19
3-4pm
339 O'Shaughnessy


Eileen Hunt Botting is a Professor in the Department of Political Science; Faculty Director of University Merit Scholarship Programs at Notre Dame; and Concurrent Faculty, Gender Studies. She is the author of Family Feuds: Wollstonecraft, Burke, and Rousseau on the Transformation of the Family

Storied Women: A Novella - Research Workshop Presenter: Abigail Burns

Tue Feb 20, 2018 3:00PM - 4:00PM • 339 O'Shaughnessy

Modeled after work by Roland Barthes, Maggie Nelson, and Marguerite Duras, among others, Storied Women pushes against the limits of auto-fiction, combining critical and theoretical writing with fictional narrative. The story follows Willow in the wake of a break-up as she processes her grief by reading books written on a to-read list her ex-girlfriend left behind. These books, coincidentally, include works like A Lover’s Discourse

Girl Up and the Courage to Face Sexual Assault

Wed Feb 21, 2018 9:00PM - 10:00PM • LaFortune Ballroom

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From High School Musical to the United Nations, Hollywood Actress Monique Coleman presents "Girl Up and the Courage to Face Sexual Assault"

Wednesday, February 21
9:00pm
LaFortune Ballroom

Sponsored by: GeNDer Studies Program, Student Government, Gender Relations Center, Department of Film, Television, and Theatre…