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

“Food Justice: From Kitchens to Comprehensive Plans”

Samina Raja, Professor and Director, UB Food Lab & Shireen Guru, Research Fellow, UB Food Systems Planning and Healthy Communities Lab (UB Food Lab)

February 1, 2023
12:00 - 1:00pm (EST)
via Zoom

New Books, New Feminist Directions

Key Words in Gender and Sexuality Studies

Mishuana Goeman, Professor, Gender Studies and Chair of Indigenous Studies with Kyla Wazana Tompkins

March 2, 2023
12:30 - 1:50pm (EST)
In-person

Signature Lecture Series

"Social Reproduction and the Crisis of Housing in Buffalo" Panel

Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor, Leon Forrest Professor of African American Studies, Northwestern University, with India Walton and Rahwa Ghirmatzion

March 15, 2023
4:00 - 5:30pm (EDT)
In-person & Zoom

Feminist Research Alliance

"Repurposing Title IX: How Sexual Harassment Became Sex Discrimination in American Higher Education"

Celene Reynolds, 2022-23 Baldy Center Postdoctoral Fellow and Assistant Professor of Sociology, University of Indiana

March 29, 2023
12:00 - 1:00pm (EDT)
via Zoom

Signature Lecture Series

"Social Reproduction from Majority World Perspectives" Panel

Alessandra Mezzadri, Reader, Development Studies, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, with Yige Dong and Gabriella Nassif

April 20, 2023
3:30 - 5:00pm (EDT)
In-person & Zoom

Feminist Research Alliance

"Small-Screen State: Gender, Jim Crow, and the Evolution of Government Films"

Lauren Pilcher, Assistant Professor, Department of Global Gender & Sexuality Studies

April 26, 2023
12:00 - 1:00pm (EDT)
via Zoom

New Books, New Feminist Directions

Settling Nature: The Conservation Regime in Palestine-Isreal

Irus Braverman, Professor of Law and Adjunct Professor of Geography with Leila Harris

May 3, 2023
3:30 - 5:00pm (EDT)
In-person & via Zoom