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Spring lectures on race, ethnicity, culture set
11:09 a.m., Feb. 12, 2004--UDs Womens Studies Interdisciplinary Programs Research on Race, Ethnicity and Culture spring lecture series is under way. The series, open to the public and also offered as a one-credit pass/fail course, will be held from 12:20-1:10 p.m., Wednesdays, in 116 Gore Hall.
The lecture series includes:
- Cross-cultural Gender Communication, by Larry Purnell, professor of nursing, Feb. 18;
- The TRIOS Model of Coping with Racism, by James Jones, professor of psychology, Feb. 25;
- Ethnicity and Gender in Sri Lanka: Observations of a Discovery Abroad Research Expedition, by Sally Bould, professor of sociology, and seniors Leigh Snyder, Julissa Gutierrez and Stella Ilel, March 3;
- Race and Production of Culture: African-American Responses to Television Work, by Greg Adamo, Department of Communication, Richard Stockton College of New Jersey, March 10;
- That Contested Sky: Global Warming and the Quest for Eco-Equity, by Leigh Glover, researcher, Center for Energy and Environmental Policy, March 17;
- Temples, Tombs, Traffic and Trash: The Culture of Maya Tourism, by Lena Mortensen, Center for Heritage Resource Studies, Department of Anthropology, University of Maryland, March 31;
- Echoes of Harlem, Echoes of Jazz: Improvising History in Toni Morrisons Jazz, by Tim Spaulding, assistant professor of English, April 7;
- Where is Home? Conversations with Mayan Migrants in Southern Delaware and Their Families in the Western Highlands of Guatemala, by April Rene Veness, associate professor of geography, April 14;
- Gay or Straight? Sexuality in Visual Art in the West, by Hilton Brown, Harriet T. Baily Professor of Museum Studies, April 21;
- Aesop and His Fables in Early Modern Japan: 1593-1843, by Lawrence Marceau, associate professor of foreign languages and literatures, April 28;
- Negotiating Korean Motherhood: Korean Immigrant Womens Mothering Experience, by Seongeun Kim, Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, May 5; and
- Style from the Street: Reading Visual Identity in Youth Culture, by Janet Hethorn, associate professor of consumer studies, May 12.
For more information, contact Miranda Wilson at [email@example.com] or 456-0918.
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