The Department of Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies: Open House Week

Date and time
Tuesday, March 14, 2023 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
U-SU, San Gabriel Room

Ann Garry and Sharon Bishop Endowed Lecture in Feminist Philosophy: Andrea Pitts, "Latina/x Abolitionist Feminisms: Incarceration, Agency, and Coalitional Politics"

This talk by Dr. Andrea Pitts (Associate Professor of Philosophy at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte) foregrounds historical and contemporary work of U.S. latina/x writers and activists to examine how each offers philosophical contributions to abolitionist feminist frameworks. Co-sponsored by the departments of Philosophy, Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies, and Chicana(o) and Latina(o) Studies, and the Center for the Study of Genders and Sexualities.