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Faculty Fellow Spring '14

Laura Brown from the Anthropology Department is the inaugural recipient of the Pitt Faculty Fellowship in Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies. She will receive release time to work on her gender-based research, will teach a 1000-level course in WS in spring term 2014, and will participate in the research activities of the Program.

Grad courses AY '14-'15

We are planning to offer Theories of Gender and Sexuality [fall term], Gender and the Body [fall term], and Queer Theory [spring term]. 

New Spring 2014 Course Offering- Wired Women

Photos from Martin Manalansan's Lecture

On Oct. 17, the Program hosted a talk by Prof. Martin Manalansan titled "Queer Dwellings: Migrancy, Precarity and Fabulosity” in the Humanities Center. Some photos from the event can be viewed here.

Spring 2014 Course Offerings

Check out the courses being offered for the spring term:

The winners of the 2013 Iris Marion Young Award have been announced

Read more for descriptions of the winners.

New Spring 2014 Undergraduate Course - Sex & Sexualities

Cutting-edge Grad Seminars offered in Spring 2014

We are offering two interdisciplinary graduate seminars in spring term: “Feminist Theory:  Knowledge, Norms, and Praxis,” and “Masculinities in Theory and Practice.” Please join us for a semester of discussion in these two important areas of gender studies!

Gender and the Global- Fall 2013 Events

Check out the fall events that are part of the research theme Gender and the Global, sponsored by the Pitt Women's Studies Program. 

Special issue of the journal L'Esprit Createur on the topic "Transgender France"

A special issue of the journal L'Esprit Createur on the topic "Transgender France," edited by Prof. Todd Reeser, Director of WS, has just come out.

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