WGS ANNOUNCES 31ST ANNUAL ESSAY CONTEST WINNERS

Friday, May 10, 2019

Please join the Women, Gender & Sexuality Department in congratulating the winners of our 31st annual essay contests.

Elizabeth Cady Stanton Award Winner
Kira McBride
Classics Major, Graduating May 2019
Essay Title: Decus Italiae Virgo or Dira Pestis? The Gender and Ethnicity of Vergil’s Camilla

Zora Neale Hurston Co-Winner
Anna Eisenstein
Anthropology Major, Graduating May 2020
Essay Title: Pregnant Pauses: The Agency of Waiting in Southwestern Uganda

Zora Neale Hurston Co-Winner
Nicole D.K. Gilson
Law Student, Graduating May 2020
Essay Title: Fake Lesbians, Invisible Persecution: Legibility, Stereotyping, and the Regulation of Queen Female Asylum Applicants in the U.S. Asylum Apparatus

Congratulations to our winners and thank you to all who participated!