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  • by Barbara Gelpi on Wednesday, August 12, 2015 - 4:43pm
    Susan Groag Bell, historian, author, scholar and longtime friend of the Clayman Institute, died at her Palo Alto home on June 24, 2015. She leaves behind a legacy of groundbreaking research and...
  • by Gender News Staff on Wednesday, July 15, 2015 - 11:55am
    Search online for the terms “feminism” and “global feminism,” and you’ll discover that feminism today comes in a variety of flavors, largely dictated by differences in the causes, concerns and...
  • by Mayukh Sen on Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 11:24pm
    Laverne Cox didn’t get her education in school. She got it in nightclubs.She moved to New York City for college in the early 1990s, where she frequented LGBTQ clubs. To the outside world, Cox—a tall...
  • by Gender News staff on Monday, June 15, 2015 - 2:49pm
    On a regular basis, the media questions, “Where is the next generation of feminists?” At the Clayman Institute, the answer is, “All around us.” With the closing of the school year, Clayman Institute...
  • by Lynn Forbes on Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - 11:44am
    Congratulations to Michaela Hinks, Jenna Shapiro and Kierstyn Smith, the winners of our Mission Feminista contest. In honor of International Women's Day 2015, we asked Stanford...
  • by Marion Robertson on Tuesday, May 19, 2015 - 6:06pm
    Is it possible to imagine the Clayman Institute without its Jing Lyman Lectures? Its tradition of collaborative books and...
  • by Tanvi Jayaraman on Monday, May 18, 2015 - 8:47pm
    What comes to mind when hearing the term, “the hunting ground?” To many, it may sound like a wild game hunt, calculating and predatory; yet, it is the title of a documentary film about sexual assault...
  • by Adrienne Rose Johnson on Monday, October 20, 2014 - 3:35pm
    “History is made by those who show up,” Christie Herring said during her appearance last spring for the Stanford screening of her documentary film...
  • by Annelise Heinz on Monday, October 20, 2014 - 3:11pm
    Many have spoken on the necessity of alliances across social divisions, but renowned historian, Paula Giddings...
  • by Karen Powroznik on Tuesday, July 9, 2013 - 1:10pm
    When San Franciscans Sarah Fenson and Regan Long launched their craft beer label, "Local Brewing Co.," people were surprised to learn that the beer was brewed by women. Fenson and Long got their...

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