WGSS Speaker Series

Gender and Political Economy in Africa 

The Fall 2015 WGSS Speaker Series is organized by the Program of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Yale with support from the Edward J. and Dorothy Kempf Memorial Fund.

October 28, 4pm @ WLH 309 - Gretchen Bauer, University of Delaware
‘A lot of head wraps’: Recent Developments in Women’s Political Leadership in Sub-Saharan Africa

December 9, 4:30pm @WLH 309 - Shireen Hassim, University of Witwatersrand
In South Africa, For Instance: Thinking About Equality and Institutions from the South

April 6, 4:30pm @WLH 309 - Anne Pitcher, University of Michigan
Are Women Satisfied? Gender and Urban Housing Provision in Luanda, Angola

April 20, 4:30pm @Luce 203 - Mary Kay Gagerty, University of Washington
Self-Help Groups and Women’s Participation in Agricultural Markets in Tanzania