Monday, April 16, 2018
Lecture | April 16 | 12-2 p.m. | 602 Barrows Hall
Pedro Javier DiPietro, Assistant Professor in Women's and Gender Studies, Syracuse University
Please join us for a HIFIS Transgender Studies faculty job talk:
This talk examines trans* of color geographies as they speak to the hemispheric projects of Latinx, indigenous, and decolonial trans*feminisms. It focuses on trans spaces as responses to the coloniality of gender and its shaping of trans dispossession and rehabilitation.
Lecture | April 16 | 6:30-8 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Angela Davis, Distinguished Professor Emerita of History of Consciousness, University of California, Santa Cruz
Through her activism and scholarship over many decades, Angela Davis has been deeply involved in movements for social justice around the world. Her work as an educator both at the university level and in the larger public sphere has always emphasized the importance of building communities of struggle for economic, racial, and gender justice.