Events

Past Event

Rethinking Vulnerability and Resistance: Feminism and Social Change. Women Creating Change Istanbul Workshop

September 16, 2013
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

The project is based at the Institute for Research on Women and Gender and the Center for the Study of Social Difference. Eminent scholar Professor Judith Butler co-directed the workshop with Professor Zeynep Gambetti of Boğaziçi (Bosphorus) University, during which leading feminist scholars examined concepts related to the workshop’s main theme of Rethinking Vulnerability and Resistance: Feminism and Social Change. We welcomed the following fellows who took part in the workshop: Athena Athanasiou, Basak Ertur, Elena Loizidou, Elena Tzelepis, Elsa Dorlin, Judith Butler, Leticia Sabsay, Marianne Hirsch, Meltem Ahıska, Nacira Guénif-Souilamas, Nükhet Sirman, Rema Hammami, Sarah Bracke, and Zeynep Gambetti.

For more information on the workshop and Women Creating Change, please visit the following website: http://socialdifference.columbia.edu/projects/rethinking-vulnerability-feminism-social-change.