Mar
21
9:00 AM09:00

Becoming G.I. Janes: Understanding the history of Women in the US Armed Forces Description:

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Sponsors: The Departments of Military Science, Naval Science, and Aerospace Studies.

9:30 AM - Unsung Heroes: America's Female Patriots presented by the Department of Military Science

11:00 AM - presented by the Department of Naval Sciences

12:30 PM - The WASP and the Integration of Women into the United States Air Force" presented by the Department of Aerospace Studies


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Mar
20
6:30 PM18:30

Film Screening: JANE

The Environmental Film Series is proud to present JANE. This National Geographic film recounts the life of Jane Goodall and her research that challenged the male-dominated scientific consensus of her time and revolutionized our understanding of the natural world through her dedicated research on chimpanzees. The Environmental Film Series is an annual partnership with the Environmental Studies Minor Program and the Office of Sustainability to screen a film that tackles an environmental issue or subject.

Sponsors: The Environmental Studies Minor Program and the Office of Sustainability


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Mar
18
4:00 PM16:00

"It Gets You Off Your High Horse, Really": Queer Truckers and Rolling Sexualities, Anne Balay

Award-winning author, Dr. Anne Balay will give a talk based on her latest book, Semi Queer: Inside the World of Gay, Trans, and Black Truck Drivers

Sponsors: Arch Dalrymple III Department of History, Sarah Isom Center, Center for the Study of Southern Culture, and the College of Liberal Arts


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Mar
7
6:00 PM18:00

Performance and Q &A: “Put a Little Honey in My Tea”

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Dr. E. Patrick Johnson performs a selection of oral histories from his books Sweet Tea: Black Gay Men of the South—An Oral History and Honeypot: Southern Black Women Who Love Women. Free and open to the public.

Presented by the Division of Diversity and Community Engagement


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Mar
7
to Mar 9

The Southeastern Women’s Studies Association Annual Conference

The Sarah Isom Center for Women and Gender Studies hosts the 2019 SEWSA conference that brings together scholars on and practitioners of women’s, gender, and sexualty issues from across the southeast and throughout the United States. Registration required.

Sponsors: Southeastern Women’s Studies Association, the Sarah Isom Center for Women and Gender Studies, the Division of Diversity and Community Engagement, the College of Liberal Arts, and Visit Oxford


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Mar
6
5:30 PM17:30

Representations of Gendered Identities and Ideologies in Austrian L2 Secondary Textbooks

Presented by Eva-Maria Graf, Associate Professor of Applied Linguistics, Alpen-Adria-Universität, Klagenfurt, this talk will address how gendered identities and ideologies are represented in Austrian L2 secondary school textbooks. The focus will be on methodological challenges faced by researchers looking into linguistic representations of gender and where to draw the line between “gender discourse” and “gendered discourse.”

Sponsors: Department of Modern Languages and the Sarah Isom Center for Women and Gender Studies


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