Past Colloquia

Friday, September 21, 2018 - 10:30am to 12:00pm

The Duke on Gender Colloquium brings together Duke faculty from humanities and social sciences and visiting scholars to offer a multi-disciplinary space to develop and present current research and further critical conversations within gender and women's history, gender and queer theory, sexuality... read more »


Monday, November 6, 2017 - 3:00pm to 5:30pm

Presenters: Lisa Disch / on France (Political Science, University of Michigan) Kristen Ghodsee / on Eastern Europe (Cultural Anthropology, University of Pennsylvania) Rebecca Karl /on China (History Department, NYU) Kathi Weeks / on US (Duke GSFS) Anna Krylova / on Russia (Duke History Department) read more »


Friday, October 6, 2017 - 11:30am to 1:00pm

Presenters: Ankhi Mukherjee (Wadham College, Oxford University) Ranjana Khanna (Duke English Department, Program in Literature)   read more »


Friday, April 14, 2017 - 11:00am to 12:30pm

Chair: Anne-Maria B. Makhulu (Duke Cultural Anthropology and AAAS) PresentersXhercis Méndez (Philosophy and African American and African Studies, Michigan State University) “Weaving Decolonial Feminist Visions and Methodologies: Women of Color... read more »


Friday, February 17, 2017 - 11:00am to 12:30pm

Chair: Juliette Duara (Kenan Institute for Ethics, Duke University) Presenters: Sara L. Friedman (Anthropology and Gender Studies, Indiana University) Carlos Rojas (AMES, GSF, and AMI, Duke University) read more »


Friday, November 18, 2016 - 11:00am to 12:30pm

Colonial Sexualities Chair: Rey Chow (Program in Literature, Duke University) Presenters: Anjali Arondekar (Feminist Studies Department, University of California, Santa Cruz) Pete Sigal (History Department, Duke University) Lunch to follow. read more »


Friday, October 21, 2016 - 11:00am to 12:30pm

Friday, October 21 - 11:00 am - East Duke Parlors “Relations with Dead/Remains in an Era of Singlification (21st Century Japan)” Chair: Elizabeth Grosz (Women’s Studies and Literature, Duke University) Presenter: Anne Allison (Cultural Anthropology, Duke... read more »


Friday, March 25, 2016 - 11:30am to 1:00pm

Chair: Anne Allison (Duke Cultural Anthropology). Papers:“Women, Cloth, and the Hidden History of Property and the State in the Nineteenth-Century United States”  Laura Edwards (Duke History Department)           “‘I Want to Wear... read more »


Friday, February 19, 2016 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Presenters Judith Walkowitz (History Department, Johns Hopkins University/NHC Fellow) Jolie Olcott (Duke History Department) For more information, contact series organizers: Elizabeth Grosz (Women’s Studies, Duke University), elizabeth.... read more »


Friday, January 29, 2016 - 1:00pm

Presenters Kim Lamm (Duke Women’s Studies) Topic to be announced read more »


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