Gender and the Technologies of State Violence: Innocence, Disposability, Resilience

Thursday, November 16th, 2017 @ 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Case Lounge
Nov 16
Thursday, November 16th, 2017 @ 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Case Lounge

Innocence, Disposability, Resilience: Gender and the Technologies of State Violence
Thursday, November 16th
Jerome Greene Hall - 435 West 116th Street
Case Lounge - Room 701
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

This program, Gender and the Technologies of State Violence: Innocence | Disposability | Resilience comprises a critical panel discussion with:

Sherene Razack
Department of Gender Studies, UCLA

Nadera Shalhoub-Kevorkian
Law School, Hebrew University
International Visitor, Columbia Law School

Miriam Ticktin
Department of Anthropology, The New School

Moderated by Lila Abu-Lughod, Columbia University in the City of New York.

This program is part of a series of critical lectures in Reframing Gendered Violence supported by the Center for the Study of Social Difference (CSSD), the Columbia GSAS, Women Creating Change and the Center for Gender and Sexuality Law.

Reframing Gendered Violence seeks to Reframing Gendered Violence opens up a critical global conversation among scholars and practitioners that recasts the problem of violence against women as it is currently discussed in a wide range of fields, both academic and policy-oriented, including human rights, public health, journalism, law, feminist studies, literature, sociology, religious studies, anthropology, and history.

This program is free and open to the public. If you require disability accommodations to attend or participate in this program, please contact [email protected]

This program is co-supported by the Center for the Study of Social Difference, the Center for Gender & Sexuality Law, Women Creating Change, and the Division of Humanities in the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences at Columbia University in the City of New York.

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