The FCWSRC hosts a variety of public events, from book salons to presentations of our Research Associates' works-in-progress; we also proudly promote feminist happenings from across the Five Colleges.

We regularly update this events page with feminist happenings sponsored through the Center, as well as the wider Five College community. If you know of an event that you would like us to feature on our website, please email us at To receive up-to-date event announcements in your inbox, please sign up to be added to our mailing list.

Upcoming Events

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Against the Rules: Kickoff Panel & Conversation

Tuesday, November 29, 5-6:30pm EST
Virtual over Zoom and In-Person at Hampshire College:
Harold F. Johnson Library (The Kiva)
Followed by light refreshments outside
Free and open to the public.

Past Events

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Radical Relationalism & Abundant Affinities: A QTBIPoC Artist Series

Thurs. October 27th, 1:30-2:30pm EST (zoom): Gelare Khoshgozaran (she/her)

Tues. Oct. 25th, 9am-9:45am EST (zoom): Geo Wyeth (he/him)

Thurs. Nov 3. Thurs. 9-10am (zoom): Devynn Emory (they/he)

Mon. Nov. 14th, 5-7pm (in-person @MHC Art Museum/Gamble): Sean Desiree (they/them) and Alisa Sikelianos-Carter (she/her), co-hosted by Sarah Stefana Smith, Vick Quezada and Ren-yo Hwang 

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Women that Fight in Mexico: weaving, sowing, recording the memory and struggle

Thursday, September 22
3pm EST, Zoom

Webinar moderated by Research Associate Ever E. Osorio Ruiz.

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Fall Hybrid Mini Writing Retreat

Friday, September 23
Doors open: 9:30am
Planning Workshop with Cathy Luna: 10am - 12pm
Lunch: 12pm - 1pm
Co-Writing Session: 1pm - 3pm

Hampshire College (Franklin Patterson Hall Faculty Lounge) & Zoom


2022 Hybrid Fall Reception

Wednesday, September 14
5pm-7pm EST
Hampshire College, Franklin Patterson Hall