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  • Date & Time
    Thursday, April 7, 2016 - 4:15pm
    Description

    In today’s culture, the bonds of female friendship are taken as a given, but only a few centuries ago, the idea of female friendship was completely unacknowledged, even pooh­poohed. Only men, the reasoning went, had the necessary qualities to develop and sustain such meaningful relationships.

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    Location
    Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center
    424 Santa Teresa
    Stanford , CA
    California US
  • Date & Time
    Tuesday, March 1, 2016 - 4:15pm
    Description

    What does it mean for men to join with women in preventing sexual assault and domestic violence? Based on life history interviews with men and women anti-violence activists, Messner's new book Some Men illuminates both the promise of men's violence prevention work, as well as the strains and tensions that inhere, both for men as feminist allies, and for the women they work with.

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    Location
    Levinthal Hall
    424 Santa Teresa Street Stanford Humanities Center
    94305 Stanford , CA
    California US
  • Date & Time
    Thursday, February 18, 2016 - 7:00pm
    Description

    Join the Clayman Institute for a presentation by the world-renowned gender issues and sexual assault expert Dr. Jackson Katz. The talk will tackle the difficulty of encouraging men to attend programs on sex and gender issues, as well as moving past defensiveness on the subject of gender violence. One aspect that will be focused on is educating men about these issues while avoiding placing the blame on them for centuries of sexism and oppression.

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    Location
    CEMEX Auditorium
    641 Knight Way Stanford Graduate School of Business
    94305 Stanford , CA
    California US
  • Date & Time
    Tuesday, February 16, 2016 -
    4:15pm to 5:45pm
    Description

    Join us for the Clayman Institute's winter Artist's Salon featuring Professor Terry Castle. She will talk about her life as an artist and writer, and how the two activities have amplified and enriched one another over the past decade.  Professor Castle will also offer a slide presentation of some of her recent work.

    Click here to RSVP. Artist's Salons are free and open to all.

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    Location
    Assembly Room, Bechtel International
    584 Capistrano Way
    94305 Stanford , CA
    California US
  • Date & Time
    Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 4:15pm
    Description

    Does feminism thrive because of online efforts? Or does the Internet perpetuate toxic interactions and feckless activism? In this talk, Crossley argues that online feminism is critical to the continuity of the feminist movement. Crossley’s research finds that online feminism fosters feminist communities, enlarges and nourishes feminist networks, and expands recruitment bases for both on and offline feminist mobilization. At the same time, however, feminists experience hostility online, often having significant consequences.

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    Location
    Levinthal Hall
    424 Santa Teresa Street Stanford Humanities Center
    94305 Stanford , CA
    California US

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