Celebrate Women’s History Month and fight the patriarchy at the seventh annual WGSS Program Women’s History Month Symposium, #Feminism: Gender and the 2020 Election. This year’s event features keynote speaker Zerlina Maxwell, MSNBC political analyst and director of Progressive Programming at Sirius XM radio as well as a mix of academics, activists, and journalists in conversation surrounding how feminist organizing, both online and on the ground, are shaping and have shaped the electoral landscape. Visit our website for more details on the panels and panelists and be sure to register to secure your (free!) ticket.
Check-in begins at 9:00 am and breakfast will be served. The day kicks off at 10:00 am with a welcome from the organizers and the Dean of the College of Social Sciences and Humanities at Northeastern. Maxwell’s keynote speech starts at 10:15 am until lunch. At lunchtime, there will be various tables where you can engage in political learning or action. Then, panels begin at 1:00 and will run through the day until 4:45 pm. A reception will follow. A full schedule can be found here.
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