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Welcome Julia Kowalski as Concurrent Faculty

August 27, 2018 • Categories: Students and Alumni

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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.…

Graduate Research Grants offered

August 27, 2018 • Categories: Students and Alumni

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As a result of Dr. Biddlecom’s generous contributions to our program, Gender Studies will offer grants to our graduate minors to assist with expenses associated with research and creative work, including materials, fieldwork, and travel to conferences, workshops, or archives. 

Why Gender Studies?

August 23, 2018 • Categories: Students and Alumni

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Congratulations Vanesa Miseres

August 09, 2018 • Categories: Students and Alumni

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Vanesa Miseres’ book Mujeres en tránsito: viaje, identidad y escritura en Sudamérica (2017) has been honored with the Premio Roggiano para la Crítica Literaria Latinoamericana 2018 awarded from the International Institute of Latin American Literature. The prize recognizes the best book of Latin American literary criticism published between 2016 and 2017.

Art historian wins grant from Graham Foundation to complete book on American artist Alison Knowles

August 09, 2018 • Categories: Students and Alumni

Nicole Woods, a Notre Dame assistant professor of modern and contemporary art history, has won a grant from the Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Arts. One of 21 grants awarded from a pool of more than 700 applications, Woods will use the funding to complete her book on American artist Alison Knowles, the sole female founding member of the influential artist collective Fluxus. Like many female artists of her era, Knowles had limited storage space and little professional recognition, creating a challenge in surveying the breadth and impact of her work.

ILS Director speaks about his experience at Harvard

May 29, 2018 • Categories: Students and Alumni

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ILS Director, Luis R. Fraga, discusses his time as part of the “Harvard 15” with Leslie Sanchez of CBS news. Fraga was raised in Corpus Christi, Texas, and believes his admission to Harvard resulted from a decision made by the university “to admit small numbers of low-income students, first-generation-to-college students, and to see what that would be like.”…

Call for Papers - Due July 1, 2018

May 22, 2018 • Categories: Students and Alumni

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The University of Notre Dame’s Gender Studies Program is happy to announce its fifth biennial international conference, which will be held in conjunction with the second meeting of the International Girls Studies Association.

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Congratulations Linda Przybyszewski

May 21, 2018 • Categories: Students and Alumni

Linda Przybyszewski’s article, “Scarlet Fever, Stanley Matthews, and the Cincinnati Bible War,” is the winner of the 2017 Hughes-Gossett Award for best article in the Journal of Supreme Court History. One of the Justices will present her with her award at the Supreme Court History Society's annual dinner at the Supreme Court on June 4.  …

Congratulations to Emily Garrett

May 21, 2018 • Categories: Students and Alumni

Joan Aldous Praxis Award 2018 Edited

Congratulations to Emily Garret '18 (Gender Studies Major and English Major) as our first annual recipient of the Joan Aldous Praxis Award.

 

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