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by Priya Fielding-Singh
on Monday, February 13, 2017 - 9:32am
Trayvon Martin. Michael Brown.Kimberlé Crenshaw showed their familiar images to a packed audience at Cubberley Auditorium early last October at the annual...
by permission of the Library of America
on Thursday, June 2, 2016 - 5:01pm
Library of America’s Founding Era Collection expands dramatically this spring with the publication of "...
by Kathryn Dickason
on Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 9:23am
In 1994, for the first time since its establishment in the sixteenth century, the Church of England began to ordain women as priests. The office of priest, and later bishop, enabled outstanding women...
by Kristine Kilanski
on Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 9:07am
In 2014, California Governor Jerry Brown signed into law SB 967, popularly known as the “affirmative...
by Karen Powroznik
on Tuesday, December 15, 2015 - 12:55pm
On June 26, 2015 the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that the right to same-sex marriage is protected under the U.S. Constitution. By legalizing gay marriage, this historical decision recognizes that the...
by Alison Dahl Crossley
on Monday, November 16, 2015 - 12:12pm
Women surgeons face intense pressure, challenges and empowerment—much like surgery itself. They also face the obstacles of dealing in what is primarily a male-dominated field. Claudia Mueller, M.D.,...
by Annelise Heinz
on Thursday, August 20, 2015 - 12:47pm
When Clayman faculty research fellow Ana Minian went to the Mexican state of Michoacán to interview community members of towns with high rates of outmigration to the United States, she noticed...
by Alison Dahl Crossley
on Wednesday, August 12, 2015 - 11:33am
We all know the popular stereotypes of what happens to adults as they advance in age: they become less competent, are often seen as less “feminine” or less “masculine” to the point of being...
by Adrienne Rose Johnson
on Wednesday, July 8, 2015 - 11:47am
More than three hundred years after its creation, a forgotten music treasure exclusively set for women’s voices was performed at the Clayman Institute Spring Artist’s Salon by a group of Stanford...
by Pam Miracle
on Tuesday, May 19, 2015 - 6:07pm
An angry woman stands on a platform and yells to the crowd surrounding her, “Why does any woman take less wages than a man for the same work? Only because we can’t get anything better...Do you really...