Events

The Gender Institute promotes innovative research and teaching while also cultivating a vibrant sense of tradition through our signature programs. For more information about each program, click the accompanying photo. 

Feminist Research Alliance

"'Our dimness brightened in her smile': Sex, Race, and Latinidad in US Higher Education, 1900-1920."

Pablo Mitchell, Thomas B. Lockwood Professor of Latinx History, University at Buffalo

February 21, 2024
12:00 - 1:00pm (EST)
via Zoom

New Books, New Feminist Directions

Children are Everywhere: Conspicuous Reproduction and Childlessness in Reunified Berlin

Meghana Joshi, Teaching Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology, UB with commentary from rofessor Dr. Anika König, Freie Universität Berlin, Institut für Sozial- und Kulturanthropologie

March 15, 2024
12:00 - 1:00pm (EDT)
via Zoom

Documentary Screening / Author Q&A

Screening of the film, followed by a Q&A with Annelise Orleck, Professor, Department of History, Dartmouth College

April 2, 2024
4:00 - 6:00pm (EDT)
The Screening Room, Center for the Arts

Signature Lecture Series

"We Are All Fast Food Workers Now: The Global Uprising Against Poverty Wages"

Annelise Orleck, Professor, Department of History, Dartmouth College

April 3, 2024
12:00 - 1:30pm (EDT)
509 O'Brian Hall & via Zoom

Feminist Research Alliance

“Surviving the Rubble of Extractive Capitalism: Women and Jews in a Connecticut Archive, 1765-1817”

Kari Winter, Professor of American Studies, Department of Global Gender and Sexuality Studies, University at Buffalo

April 17, 2024
12:00 - 1:00pm (EDT)
via Zoom

Feminist Research Alliance

"Suzanne Simon Baptiste Louverture: Microbiography and Black Women’s Lives"

Robin Mitchell, Associate Professor, Department of History, University at Buffalo

April 25, 2024
12:00 - 1:00pm (EDT)
via Zoom