Emory Women's Studies

Department of Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, Emory University

To learn more about the department of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Emory, you can participate in our Fall 2014

                                                                                                                      Open House Information Session.

WHEN: Friday, October 3rd 2014
10:30 – 1:00pm     

WHERE: Emory’s Candler Library, Suite 125

Candler Library, Suite 125

You must register for this event.  To register, please email April Biagioni abiagio@emory.edu and list the faculty members you would like to meet.  If you cannot attend, this event will also be streamed live. Please see our website for more information.

Please RSVP by Friday, September 19th

WGSS at the American Political Science Association annual meeting

August 28-31, 2014, Washington, DC

Professor Holloway Sparks: ”Feminazis” 1, Limbaugh 0: Gendering the Performativity of Anger in the “War on Women”

Professor Beth Reingold and Adrienne Smith: ”Legislative Leadership and Intersections of Gender, Race, and Ethnicity in the American States,”

Out on Campus: WGSS Major Nowmee Shehab 16C

Seeing Things Differently: Addressing Stigmas Through Research
What do poop, drug addiction, Alzheimer’s dementia, breast cancer, sexuality, and depression have in common?
These topics are often stigmatized in society. This seminar addresses the science behind these taboos and examines how society creates these stigmas through images, texts, stories, and research.

Tu/Th 2:30-3:45 Emerson Hall 401
For more information: order.emory.edu

Seeing Things Differently: Addressing Stigmas Through Research

What do poop, drug addiction, Alzheimer’s dementia, breast cancer, sexuality, and depression have in common?

These topics are often stigmatized in society. This seminar addresses the science behind these taboos and examines how society creates these stigmas through images, texts, stories, and research.

Tu/Th 2:30-3:45 Emerson Hall 401

For more information: order.emory.edu

Congratulations to our 2nd year student, Abidemi Fasanmi whose paper “When Sex Becomes Health and Empowerment”, has been accepted for presentation at the 7th Global Conference on PERSONS AND SEXUALITIES, to be held in Montreal, Canada, from Monday October 20th to Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014