News and features for Women’s Studies

What Does Feminism Mean To You?

Submitted by Laura McDermott '10 on March 10, 2010

What does it mean to be a feminist today, and why are young people so averse to the label? These questions and more were discussed on Tuesday, Febr

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Professor Danke Li’s New Book on Ordinary Women in China’s War of Resistance Against Japan Is Off the Press

Submitted by Lisa Calderone MFA '11 on January 7, 2010

Echoes of Chongqing is a new collection of annotated oral histories that record the personal stories of 20 Chinese women who lived in the wartime capi

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Posing for Peace – A Fashion Show & Exploration

Submitted by Genevieve Bleidner '13 on December 22, 2009

After months of preparation, the Posing for Peace Fashion Show was a hit - with a large turnout, many models, and donated clothing. The show, which t

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