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Summer Jail Mail
June 16, 2015
Monday, June 16, 2014 Every Monday 919 W Franklin Street 1st Floor // Room 103 Every Monday, starting June 2, the GSWS department is continuing our tradition of prison activism by hosting letter writing and zine making workshops from 1-3. We will be writing letters, making zines, and preparing care packages for prisoners in the Richmond
Art Show: Placing (Place Placing) Identity
April 24, 2015
Thursday, April 24, 2014 Thursday, April 24, 2014 Performing (Place Placing) Identity April 24th Crenshaw House 919 W. Franklin Street 5-9pm The VCU Gender, Sexuality, and Women Studies Department is hosting our spring show, Performing (Place Placing) Identity. Our event will explore how and why certain ‘identities’ and ‘places’ are produced. It will attempt to address
Speaker: Madison Moore
April 7, 2014
Monday, April 7, 2014BEYONCE: A MASTERCLASS IN FIERCENESS April 7th University Commons Commons Theater 907 Floyd Ave 5pm We’re in a Beyoncé moment. The pop sensation has more fans, more fame, and more cultural influence than ever before. But what makes her so iconic? What is her relationship to “fierceness”? What is “fierceness” anyway?
Speaker: Dr. Kimberly N. Brown
January 29, 2014
Monday, February 10, 2014Monday, February 10th 7-9pm VCU Monroe Park Student Commons 907 Floyd Avenue. Richmond VA Richmond Salons I and II There will be a presentation by Dr. Kimberly N. Brown titled ”Someday my Prince Will Come: Rescue Missions and Black Female Embodiment in Quentin Tarantino’s Django Unchained.” Free and open to the public.