Women & Gender Studies Institute

Toronto Premiere of: Audre Lorde: The Berlin Years 1984-1992 by Dagmar Schultz

Women and Gender Studies, University of Toronto and Community Arts Practice, Faculty of Environmental Studies, York University  invites you to the Contemporary Urgencies of Audre Lorde’s Legacy, March 7-21, 2013

Toronto Premiere of: Audre Lorde: The Berlin Years 1984-1992 by Dagmar Schultz.
Followed by panel discussion with Dagmar Schultz, Marion Kraft, Gloria Wekker, M. Jacqui Alexander, Carol Allain, Susan Blight, Farrah Khan

Location: William Doo Auditorium, 45 Willcocks Street
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Date: March 15, 2013
This event is part of the Women and Gender Studies Institute’s 40th anniversary series.

Medicines for Survival: Indigenous Knowledge and the Sacred with M. Jacqui Alexander
Location: HNES 140, FES, York University
Time: 6 p.m.
Date: Thursday, March 7, 2013

Litanies for our Survival: Visual and Performative Conversations with Audre Lorde and inaugural exhibition in new Community Arts Practice Space
Location: HNES 283 and throughout the building, FES, York University
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Date: Thursday, March 7, 2013

What’s (Homo)Sexuality got to do with it? Lecture by Gloria Wekker, with responses from Anna Agathangelou and Jin Haritaworn, chaired by Ena Dua
Location: HNES 140, FES, York University
Time: 1 p.m.
Date: Tuesday, March 19, 2013

backforward collective presents “After the 9-5 in Audre’s Livingroom” (An intimate, collaborative poetry marathon recite &r espond multidisciplinary hangout!)
Location: Whippersnapper Gallery, 594b Dundas St. West
Time: 6 – 11 p.m.
Date: Thursday, March 21, 2013

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University of Toronto Co- Sponsors:  Women and Gender Studies Institute; New College Principals’ Initiative Fund; Equity Studies; Caribbean Studies; Humanities, Social Sciences & Social Justice Education; Anti-Racism and Cultural Diversity Office; Status of Women Office; Centre for the Study of the United States; Cinema Studies Institute; Canadian Studies

YORK UNIVERSITY SPONSORS: Community Arts Practice,Faculty of Environmental Studies, York University; Office of the Dean; ACE and the Seminar Series in Equity and Diversity at FES; Faculty of Health; Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies; Centre for Feminist Research