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February 20, 2015

Professor Jennifer Suchland was awarded an Arts & Humanities Large Grant for a new research project entitled: Domesticating Human Trafficking: Resignifying Violence in the United States.

February 20, 2015

Professor Linda Mizejewski's Pretty/Funny: Women Comedians and Body Politics (Univeristy of Texas Press, 2014) won honorable mention in two national book competitions: The Emily Toth Award for…

February 13, 2015

WGSS Graduate Student, Krista Benson was elected Co-Chair of The National Women's Studies Association's Graduate Caucus.

Congratulations, Krista!

February 13, 2015
Mary Thomas and her co-investigator Tommy Davis (English) have received an Arts and Humanities Larger Grant of $18,000 for their new project entitled “Grounding the Anthropocene: A Geontology of…
December 11, 2014

Getting mistaken for a sex worker may sound far-fetched, but for many women of color it's an unfortunate reality. In a time where racial profiling is a topic of national conversation, how does…

November 18, 2014

WGSS faculty member Professor Linda Mizejewski appears on the latest New York Times online video documentary "Dingo's Got My Baby": Trial By Media which discusses the feminist implications of the…

September 29, 2014

In this video the students, faculty and staff of WGSS speak about how diversity is crucial to their studies, research, teaching and in other aspects of their lives and work. This production was…

September 24, 2014

Following her powerful feminist UN address, nude photo leaks were threatened against Emma Watson. With this in mind, WGSS Professor Treva Lindsey discusses how widespread misogyny works online to…

April 29, 2014

My book Pretty/Funny: Women Comedians and Body Politics (due out in March, 2014) is about the surprisingly political and feminist work being done by some of our most popular women comics these…