Book Party with Project Directors w/Lila Abu-Lughod, Rachel Adams, and Farah Griffin

Tuesday, October 29, 2013 - 4:30pm
754 Schermerhorn Extension

Please join the Institute for Research on Women and Gender and The Center for American Studies as we celebrate the recent publishing successes of our Project Directors and affiliated faculty:

Lila Abu Lughod
Director of the Gender, Religion & Law in Muslim Societies Project
Do Muslim Women Need Saving?
Click here to read a blog post from Harvard University Press on her publication - "Does Malala Need Saving?"

Rachel Adams
Director of the The Future of Disability Studies Project
Raising Henry: A Memoir of Motherhood, Disability, and Discovery
Click here to read the review of her new book from New York Review of Books - "Unlike Others"

Katherine Biers
Virtual Modernism: Writing and Technology in the Progressive Era

Patricia Dailey
Promised Bodies: Time, Language and Corporeality in Medieval Women's Mystical Texts

Farah Griffin
Director of the Toward an Intellectual History of Black Women Project
Harlem Nocturne: Women Artists and Progressive Politics During World War II

Eleanor Johnson
Practicing Literary Theory in the Middle Ages: Ethics and the Mixed Form in Chaucer, Gower, Usk, and Hoccleve

Readings, signings, books available for purchase, refreshments, socializing.

Tuesday, October 29, 2013
4:30 p.m.
754 Schermerhorn Extension