Postcolonial Feminisms and the Ethic of Care: South-to-South Dialogues
Asian and Latin American Studies Symposium

 

Asian and Latin American Studies Symposium and Workshop, April 8-9, 2011
Postcolonial Feminisms and the Ethic of Care: South-to-South Dialogues

Symposium, April 8, 2011 (Open to the public; Location TBA)

Opening Ceremony 9:30 AM                     

Panel I  “The Women Question: Gender, Modernity, Nationalism” 10 AM to 11:40 AM

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Tani Barlow
Discussants: Dr. Elora Chowdhury, Dr. Michelle Rowley

Break and Lunch 

Panel II  “Beyond Victims and Guardian Angels: Postcolonial Feminisms and Development” 12:40 PM to 2:20 PM

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Kiran Asher
Discussants: Dr. Sasha Su-Ling Welland, Dr. Isis Nusair

Panel III   “Specters and Images: Borders, Identities, and Locations” 2:40 PM to 4:20 PM
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Prajna Parasher
Discussants: Dr. Bernardita Llanos, Dr. Young Rae Oum

Conclusion  

 

Film Screening, “Motherland”  7 PM to 9 PM
Speaker: Dr. Dai Sil Kim-Gibson

Workshop, April 9, 2011 (Closed to the public; Location TBA)

 

 

 

Sponsored by: UCIS, Asian Studies Center, Center for Latin American Studies, Confucius Institute, Korea Council, China Council, Global Studies Center, Provost Office, Dean of Arts and Sciences, and Pitt Humanities Center

 

 

 

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