Feminist action: Past achievements and future priorities
From the project Radical Women: 50 years of Feminism at Kent
When : Saturday, 21st of March 2015
Where: Grimond Lecture Theatre & Foyer, the University of Kent
The aim of this event is to celebrate feminist achievements at the University of Kent, setting them in the context of research over the past fifty years. It will involve not only current staff and students, but also activists and experts from the local community, former students from the Kent Women’s Studies programme, and visiting speakers.
9.15 Registration and coffee/tea
10.00 Violence against women: past and present (Chair: Jan Pahl)
11.45 Studying gender: what now? (Chair: Phil Hubbard)
14.15 Women’s employment and access (Chair: Heejung Chung) - including a talk from the VC of U of Kent, Professor Dame Julia Goodfellow.
16:15 Feminism: where are we now and where are we going? (Chair: Marian Duggan)
17:45 Wine reception
For more information about the symposium/overall project, please visit http://www.kent.ac.uk/radical-women