Davies Forum Lecture: "Women, Violence & War"
Monday, April 22, 2013
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Fromm Hall 115 - Berman Room
Events and Lectures
Torres, Brigid Rose
College of Arts and Sciences
"How Can You Tell If a War is 'Over'? Feminist Clues"
A Lecture by Cynthia Enloe
April 22, 2013, 6:30pm, Berman Room, Fromm Hall
Cynthia Enloe is currently a Research Professor in the
International Development, Community, and Environment Department at
Clark University. Her career has included Fulbrights in Malaysia
and Guyana, and guest professorships in Japan, Britain and Canada,
as well as lecturing in Sweden, Norway, Iceland, Germany, Korea,
Turkey and at universities around the U.S. Her books and articles
have been translated into Spanish, Turkish, Japanese, Korean,
Swedish, and German. She has written for Ms. Magazine and has
appeared on National Public Radio, Al Jazeera and the BBC.
Among Professor Enloe’s thirteen books are The Curious Feminist:
Searching for Women in The New Age of Empire (2004) and Globalization
and Militarism: Feminists Make the Link (2007); and Nimo’s
War, Emma’s War: Making Feminist Sense of the Iraq War. Her
newest book (co-authored with feminist geographer Joni Seager) is: The
Real State of America: Mapping the Myths and Truths about the
United States (2011).
A book signing with follow the lecture and books will be available
for purchase. Please note space is limited for this event. Please contact Davies.Forum@usfca.edu if you wish to attend.