The Politics of (In)Visibility:
On the Blind Spots of Women’s Discrimination in the Academy
Alondra Nelson, Associate Professor of Sociology and Gender Studies.
Thursday, April 25
754 Schermerhorn Extension
Nitza Berkovitch, Visiting Scholar in the Department of Sociology, received her Ph.D. in Sociology from Stanford University and is currently a senior lecturer at the Departments of Sociology & Anthropology at Ben Gurion University in Israel. She writes and teaches on gender, globalization, state and civil society, human rights, and organizations. She is the author of From Motherhood to Citizenship: Women’s Rights and International Organization (1999, Johns Hopkins) and co-editor of Women of the South: Space, Periphery and Gender (2005, Hebrew) and In/Equality (2006, Hebrew).
Reception to follow.
Sponsored by the Institute for Research on Women, Gender, and Sexuality and the Department of Sociology.