Past Events

May 12, 2012

May 12, 2012
9:00 am to 4:00 pm

You're invited to MemoirFest, an all-day symposium on women writers and memoir, at the Gerlinger Lounge on the University of Oregon campus on Saturday May 12, 2012. MemoirFest will feature presentations and panel discussions by Debra Gwartney, Crystal Williams, Lidia Yuknavitch, Lauren Kessler, Margarita Donnelly, Elizabeth Reis, and Dominick Vetri. You and other registered participants are invited to take part in roundtable discussions with the panelists on all aspects of memoir.

May 4, 2012

May 4, 2012
10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Knight Library
Browsing Room
1501 Kincaid St.
UO campus

Dangerous Dependencies
Guest presenters include:

April 5, 2012

Next Generation Networking 

NCRW's Emerging Leaders Network is hosting a joint happy hour with OffSprung, the young leaders group for Empire State Pride Agenda.  Join the next generation of social justice leaders as we enjoy two-for-one drink specials while setting the foundation for future collaborative movement building!

When: Thursday, April 5th 
             6:00 - 8:30pm

Where: Stonewall Inn, 53 Christopher Street, New York City

March 29, 2012


Event flyer: click here.

Introduction: Barbara Winslow, Director Shirley Chisholm Project of Brooklyn Women’s Activism
Welcome and Greetings, Karen Gould, President Brooklyn College
Professor Namita Manohar, Coordinator Women’s Studies Program
Professor Lynda Day, Endowed Chair in Women’s Studies, Brooklyn College
Salute to Shola Lynch, documentary filmmaker Chisholm 72: Unbought and Unbossed
Keynote: Professor Beverly Guy-Sheftall, Spelman College
Chair: Professor Gunja Sen Gupta, Brooklyn College

March 17, 2012 - March 21, 2012

Chinese Women’s Documentaries in the Market Era
Film Festival and Symposium

Film Festival
March 17-18, 2012
Cable Car Cinema
204 South Main Street, Providence

March 21, 2012, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Joukowsky Forum, Watson Institute
111 Thayer Street, Providence

Chinese Women’s Documentaries in the Market Era will screen and examine important documentary films by Chinese Women directors from Hong Kong, Taiwan, and Mainland China. The symposium will feature directors and international scholars who will discuss the role and significance of women’s documentary films in articulating different human concerns, critical visions, and visual aesthetics in the rapidly changing Greater China area. Directors confirmed to attend include: