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Conference on Race, Class, Gender and Ethnicity

Conference Schedule

The 2013 CRCGE, "Body as Battleground: Why the Law Continues to Fail Women," will be held on Saturday, February 23, 2013, in the Rotunda of Van Hecke-Wettach Hall at the University of North Carolina School of Law.

8:00-9:00

Coffee and Sign-in/Registration |Upper Rotunda

9:00 - 9:20

Opening Remarks | Rotunda | Dean Jack Boger

9:30 - 11:00

First Panel: Framing the Scope of the Battleground | Rotunda

  • Prof. Maxine Eichner
  • Prof. Joan Krause
  • Kumi Silva
  • Prof. Gene Nichol

11:15 - 12:30

Breakouts

  • Women and Prisons, Room 3049
    • Elizabeth Albiston
    • Lynne Burke
    • Schree Greene
  • Construction of Gender, Room, 3025
    • Avory Faucette
    • Shannon Gilreath
  • Reproductive Rights, Room 4004
    • Suzanne Buckley
    • Dr. Jamila Taylor
  • Grrrls! Discrimination and Young Women, Rumpus Room
    • Fatima Goss-Graves
    • Hannah Shaw
    • Daphne Vosberg

12:30 - 1:45

Lunch by The Pig (featuring tabling by local community/activist groups)

1:55 - 2:00

Introduction of Keynote Speaker | Rotunda 

2:00 - 3:00

Marilyn Yarbrough Distinguished Speaker Keynote Address | Rotunda | Dr. Alice Kessler-Harris

3:15 - 4:45

Second Panel: A Way Forward

  • Dr. Rachel Seidman
  • Loretta Ross
  • Prof. Deborah Weissman
  • Dr. Alexis Pauline Gumbs

4:45 - 5:00

Goodbye

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