2017 NWSA Annual Conference: 40 YEARS AFTER COMBAHEE: Feminist Scholars and Activists Engage the Movement for Black Lives
November 16-19, 2017 • Baltimore, Maryland

The 2017 Deadline for Submissions was February 22, 2017 at 11:59pm EST

Accept/decline notifications will be sent to the email used in the proposal process by April 25, 2017.  Please save your accept/decline email notification.

The National Women's Studies Association leads the field of women’s studies in educational and social transformation. Established in 1977, NWSA has more than 2,000 members worldwide.  Our annual conference regularly draws more than 1,800 attendees and is the only annual meeting in the US exclusively dedicated to showcasing the latest feminist scholarship. 

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2017 Chair and Director Meeting
Friday, March 3, 2017
Westin Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL

Registration closed on February 1, 2017.
Please email nwsaoffice@nwsa.org if you are intersted in attending (space not guaranteed)

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Featured Sessions
  • Engaged Teaching, Jennifer Brier, The University of Illinois at Chicago and Charlene Carruthers, Black Youth Project 100
  • Growing WGSS Enrollments, Danielle DeMuth, Grand Valley State University
  • Curriculum Transformation: Women’s Studies and Beyond, Nana Osei-Kofi, Oregon State University
  • Closing Wikipedia’s Gender Gap, Jami Mathewson Wiki Education Foundation
This event is intended to promote field-building by bringing together program and department chairs and women's center directors for a day-long meeting as an added benefit of institutional membership.  Participants will exchange ideas and strategies focused on program and center administration, curriculum development, and pedagogy, among other topics.

•    2017 institutional membership
•    Chair and Director Meeting registration fee  $125
•    Registration form
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