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WHAM 2013 Faculty Panel: 'Torqued by History: Appropriating a Woman's Images'

Thursday, 07 March, 2013 @ 07:00 PM | Cost:Admission is free

This WHAM 2013 faculty event is great opportunity to gather for food and drinks as we learn about some truly amazing historical figures.

The faculty panel will use a “fast chat” format (20 slides/20 secs each/6 minute presentations per person) to demonstrate how the images of particular women have served as vehicles for different ideological positions. A diverse group of EIU faculty will gather to present on women ranging from the mythic past to the present.

Faculty Participants:

  • Lee Paterson  (History) - Cleopatra
  • Bonnie Irwin (CAH/English) – Scherehazade
  • Irene Coromina (Foreign Languages) - La Malinche
  • Roger Beck (History) - Sarah Baartman
  • Chris Hanlon (English) - Emily Dickinson
  • Dagni Bredesen (English) - Queen Victoria
  • Jeff Ashley (Political Science) - Betty Ford
  • Janice Collins (Journalism UIUC) - Anita Hill
  • Christina Yousaf (Family and Consumer Sciences) - Benazir Bhutto
  • Linda Scholz (Communications Studies) - Rigoberta Menchu
  • Jamila Smith (English) ¬ Gabrielle Douglas
  • Robert Peterson (Art History) - Faculty Panel Coach

This event is co-sponsored by the Departments of English, History, and the College of Arts and Humanities.

Categories: College of Arts and Humanities | Communication Studies | Current Students | Departments/Offices | English Department | Faculty | Faculty Development | Family and Consumer Sciences | Journalism Department | Lectures/Seminars | Women's Studies

Location:


Human Services
2086 7th Street
Charleston, IL 61920

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