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Eighth Annual International Graduate Student Workshop | Gender and Sexuality in Armenian Studies

Friday, April 21, 2017
10:00 AM-6:00 PM
Room 1644 School of Social Work Building Map
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This workshop will initiate a conversation on Gender and Sexuality in the field of Armenian Studies. Graduate students working on gender and sexuality as objects of analysis in Armenian Studies will discuss both the challenges and the opportunities this turn in the field awards. Drawing on the rich and diverse body of literature produced in the fields of gender and sexuality, students working in history, literature, cultural studies, fine arts, ethnography, sociology and anthropology will discuss the methodologies and strategies that can be productively deployed to give meaning to Armenian landscapes and contribute to critical studies and the historiography of gender and sexuality.

Organizers: Jeremy Johnson, PhD candidate in Interdepartmental Program in Anthropology and History, and Kathryn Babayan, Armenian Studies Program Director
Building: School of Social Work Building
Event Type: Workshop / Seminar
Tags: Armenia, Diversity, Education, Graduate, International, LGBT, Workshop
Source: Happening @ Michigan from Armenian Studies Program, International Institute
Upcoming Dates:
Friday, April 21, 2017 10:00 AM-6:00 PM

International Institute Programming

The International Institute’s centers sponsor numerous conferences, lectures, exhibits, and cultural performances throughout the year. These events are designed to educate the university community and the public about global issues and inspire discussion and dialogue. 

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