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October 2014 09

  • Thursday
    4:30 PM
    The Laura C. Harris Symposium welcomes Celia Williamson and James Marsh presenting a lecture about human trafficking and prostitution.
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    Full Description: The Laura C. Harris Symposium welcomes Celia Williamson and James Marsh presenting a lecture about human trafficking and prostitution. Williamson organizes each year the largest scholarly anti-trafficking conference in Toledo called The International Human Trafficking, Prostitution and Sex Work Conference. She also is the founder of Second Chance, the first anti-trafficking organization in Ohio. Marsh is partner at Marsh Law Firm, which represents victims of sex abuse in colleges, churches, and government and military institutions; online sexual exploitation; child pornography, and child trafficking. He is currently involved in a landmark civil rights action to stop a new federal law from undermining pending federal investigations of a university’s mishandling of a sexual assault case on campus.
    Address: Burton D. Morgan Center, Lecture Hall, Denison University, 150 Ridge Road, Granville, OH 43023
    Open to Public: Yes
    Sponsored By: Department of Women's Studies, Laura C. Harris Symposium
    Event Contact: Melissa Feldner, 740-587-6297
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February 2015 05

  • Thursday
    4:30 PM
    The Laura C. Harris Symposium welcomes Randa Jarrar, author of "A Map of Home."
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    Full Description: The Laura C. Harris Symposium welcomes Randa Jarrar, author of "A Map of Home." Jarrar is an award-winning novelist, short story writer, essayist, and translator. Randa grew up in Kuwait and Egypt, and moved to the US after the first Gulf War. Her 2008 novel, A Map of Home, chronicles the coming-of-age of Nidali- whose name is a feminization of the word ‘struggle’- a rebellious girl born in 1970’s Boston who then moves with her family to a very different life in Kuwait.
    Address: Burton D. Morgan Center, Lecture Hall, Denison University, 150 Ridge Road, Granville, OH 43023
    Open to Public: Yes
    Sponsored By: Department of Women's Studies, Laura C. Harris Symposium
    Event Contact: Melissa Feldner, 740-587-6297

February 2015 26

  • Thursday
    4:30 PM
    The Laura C. Harris Symposium welcomes Rebecca Hains, professor of advertising and media at Salem State University.
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    Full Description: The Laura C. Harris Symposium welcomes Rebecca Hains, professor of advertising and media at Salem State University. Feminism has had much to say about mothers and motherhood; but\nhow can feminist analysis and activism be applied to the idea of childhood or\nto children’s lives in local and transnational contexts?
    Address: Burton D. Morgan Center, Lecture Hall, Denison University, 150 Ridge Road, Granville, OH 43023
    Open to Public: Yes
    Sponsored By: Laura C. Harris Symposium, Women's Studies Program
    Event Contact: Melissa Feldner, 740-587-6297