Davies Forum Lecture: "Women, Violence & War"

Monday, April 22, 2013
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Fromm Hall 115 - Berman Room
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Events and Lectures
Torres, Brigid Rose
College of Arts and Sciences

Davies Forum

"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.

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