Welcome Julia Kowalski as Concurrent Faculty

August 27, 2018

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Julia Kowalski is an assistant professor of global affairs and a concurrent faculty member in Notre Dame’s Gender Studies Program. A cultural anthropologist by training, she completed her PhD in the Department of Comparative Human Development at the University of Chicago. She has been conducting fieldwork in north India since 2007, focusing on issues of gender, kinship, women’s rights, personhood, gendered violence, and everyday institutional practices.…

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Upcoming Events

Pioneers: First Women Filmmakers Shorts Program (2018) BECAUSE GENDER

Tue Sep 18, 2018 8:00AM - 9:00AM • Browning Cinema


Pioneers: First Women Filmmakers Shorts Program (2018)


Directed by Grace Cunard,

Ruth Ann Baldwin


Tue 9/18/18 8:00PM:   

Browning Cinema


This program highlights the important contributions of women filmmakers to popular entertainment in the silent era, including genre films like action-thriller serials and westerns. Included will be the secret service thriller A Daughter of the Law (1921), the earliest known western directed by a woman '49-'17 (1917), and a proto-superheroine The Purple Mask: Episode 13 (1917).…

2018 Duffy Lecture: Deidre Lynch

Thu Sep 20, 2018 5:30AM - 6:30AM • Eck Auditorium

The English Department is pleased to announce that our 2018 Joseph M. Duffy Lecturer is Deidre Shauna Lynch, the Ernest Bernbaum Professor of Literature at Harvard University. Professor Lynch's lecture, "The Unwritten History of the Woman of Genius (Austen, Staël, Siddons):  What She Says, Goes," will take place at 5:30 pm Thursday, September 20, in the Eck Visitors Center Auditorium. A reception will follow.…

Graduate Research Workshop

Thu Sep 20, 2018 5:00PM - 6:00PM • 339 O'Shaughnessy

Foreignness Mobility And Spectatorship In Mar A Luisa Bombal S Washington City Of Squirrels Poster

Foreignness, Mobility, and Spectatorship in María Luisa Bombal’s “Washington, City of Squirrels”
Marisol Fonseca Malavasi

Gender Studies Graduate Research Workshop
Thursday, September 20