Dr. Mary McAuliffe
"Realists and Idealists: Women of the Easter Rising, 1916"
SFU-Harbour Centre, Segal rooms, 515 West Hastings Street
Dr. Liz Millward
"Making a Scene: Lesbians and Community Across Canada, 1964-84,"
Co-sponsored with SFU (Department of History; Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies). With funding from SFU, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
November 8, 2017; 7 - 10 p.m.
Room 1200, Segal Centre, 500 Granville St.
Free and open to the public
HANNA and ME: Passing on the Flame
A talk on Hanna Sheehy Skeffington: The Life and struggles of an Irish feminist/republican/socialist (1877-1946)
Speaker: Dr. Micheline Sheehy-Skeffington
Co-sponsors: Department of History, Sociology/Anthropology, and Gender, Sexuality and Women's Studies (SFU); Academic Women (SFU); the Centre for Policy, Culture, and Communities (SFU); The Irish Women's Network (Vancouver); the Centre for Imaginative Ethnography
1 December, 2016
Dr. Emer O'Toole
Waking the Feminists: 2016's Irish Theatre Revolution
SFU-Harbour Centre, Fletcher Challenge Theatre
Co-sponsored with SFU (Sociology and Anthropology; Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies; Institute for Performance Studies; School for Contemporary Arts)
Dr. Sandrine Sanos
The Philosopher's Body: Simone de Beauvoir and the Sex of Violence
Co-sponsored with SFU (Department of History; French, Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies). With funding from SFU, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
October 12th, 2017
The Struggle for Women's Suffrage in British Columbia
Women's History Month at the City of Vancouver Archives. 2017 marks the 100 year anniversary of limited women's suffrage in British Columbia.
Our panel of speakers:
Lara Campbell (Class and Militancy in Vancouver and Victoria)
Sherry Edmunds-Flett (Black Women, Suffrage, and Social Reform in Victoria and Vancouver)
Veronica Strong-Boag (Where was Democracy? The Struggle for Suffrage)
City of Vancouver Archives
1150 Chestnut St., Vancouver, BC
7-8:30 p.m. Free, drop-in and limited seating.