Five College Consortium

Five College Women's Studies Research Center

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                                                                                                                                            The Center initiates and supports collaborative projects dedicated to engaged, critical feminist scholarship from diverse perspectives. With an emphasis on emerging fields in women’s, gender, and sexuality studies in all disciplines, the Center also provides a forum in which faculty and graduate students in the Five Colleges, visiting scholars at all ranks from around the world, and partner organizations can present their work. Annual thematic foci provide a framework for partnerships, short-term and long-term residencies and symposia.   


EVENTS


Book Salon on Tight Knit: Global Families and the Social Life of Fast Fashion

Join us for a discussion of Tight Knit: Global Families and the Social Life of Fast Fashion (University of Chicago Press) with author Betsy Krause (Professor of Anthropology, UMass Amherst). **Dinner Provided** RSVP requested

Wednesday, October 17th, 6:00-8:00pm, FCWSRC, 83 College Street, Mount Holyoke College


"Intersectional Inequities: Structural Constraints of Navigating Autism Services"

Join us for a public talk by Jennifer Singh, Associate Professor of Sociology at Georgia Institute of Technology, on understanding autism disparities at the intersection of race, social class and gender. 

Friday, October 19th, 3:00-5:00pm, FCWSRC, 83 College Street, Mount Holyoke College


NEWS


Read the FCWSRC's Annual Newsletter