Gender, Women’s, and Sexuality Studies Program and University Forum Speaker Series Presents: Dr. Jennifer Nash's “In the Room: Women of Color Doulas in a Time of Crisis.”
Guest Speaker: Dr. Jennifer Nash
When: Wednesday, April 20th, 2022
What Time: 5:00-6:00pm EST
Dr. Jennifer Nash is the Jean Fox O'Barr Distinguished Professor of Gender, Sexuality, and Feminist Studies at Duke University. Jennifer C. Nash’s scholarship focuses on black feminist theory, intersectionality, and the intersection of race and law. Her first book, The Black Body in Ecstasy: Reading Race, Reading Pornography(Duke University Press, 2014), was awarded the Alan Bray Prize by the GL/Q Caucus of the Modern Language Association.Her second book, Black Feminism Reimagined: After Intersectionality (Duke University Press, 2019), was awarded the Gloria Anzaldúa Prize from the National Women’s Studies Association. Her articles have appeared in journals including GLQ, Feminist Studies, Feminist Theory, Signs, differences, Feminist Review, American Quarterly, and Feminist Formations.
Contact Dr.Sushmita Chatterjee, Director of GWS, with any questions: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Appalachian State University's Gender, Women's, and Sexuality Studies program is an academic program housed in the Department of Interdisciplinary Studies in the College of Arts and Sciences. The Gender, Women's, and Sexuality Studies program offers a GWS B.A., an undergraduate and graduate GWS minor, and LGBTQ+ Studies minor, a Girls' Studies minor, and a GWS certificate.