Past Events

Friday, December 1, 2017 TBD

This symposium will be an exciting multi-format conversation about black feminist perspectives on history, historiography, and freedom with a forwa

Monday, November 13, 2017

From Monday, November 13th to Wednesday, November 15th this forum will bring together women from the University and around the world to discuss “Th

Monday, November 6, 2017 7:00-8:30pm

Geeta Patel, Associate Professor of Middle Eastern & South Asian Languages & Cultures and Women, Gender & Sexuality, will be giving a t

Friday, October 20, 2017 3:30-5pm

Join Victoria Pitts-Taylor, professor of Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Wesleyan University, who studies how the body is understood and

Friday, October 13, 2017 11am-1pm

Come enjoy a light lunch with WGS Alumni and get the opportunity to ask about careers, graduate programs, and passions.

Friday, September 22, 2017 11am-12:30pm

Stephen T.

Thursday, September 21, 2017 TBD

Film Festival: Female Voices from the South

Monday, April 24, 2017 5:00pm

The deadline for submissions is 5:00 p.m. on Monday, April 24, 2017. 

Awards carry a modest cash prize.

Monday, April 3, 2017 12:15PM


Cosponsored by Sociology Department. 

Thursday, March 30, 2017 8:00pm


Voices Appeared: La Passion de Jeanne d’Arc and the Orlando Consort

Wednesday, March 22, 2017 3:30 PM


Cosponsored by Sociology Department.

Saturday, March 18, 2017 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM


Panel Sessions

9:00AM - 3:00PM

Harrison Institute Auditorium 


Undergraduate Symposium 

Friday, March 17, 2017 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM



Panel Sessions

9:00AM - 5:00PM

Harrison Institute Auditorium 




Saturday, February 25, 2017 2:00 PM


Cosponsored by the French Department.

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 3:30 PM

Presented by Jane Ward, University of California at Riverside.

Co-sponsored by the Sociology Department. 

Friday, February 10, 2017 3:00 PM

Cosponsored by the Department of Religious Studies. 

Wednesday, November 16, 2016 5:00pm

The talk, by David Petruccelli of the Diplomatic Academy of Vienna, discusses a major human trafficking trial held in the German partition of Polan

Sunday, November 6, 2016 3:30 pm

$15 / $5 Students/ Free for UVA students in advance & those under 18.

Wednesday, October 26, 2016 5:00-7:00pm

Gretchen Ki Steidle, CLAS ’96, Global Grassroots, “The mindful change agent:  Leading change globally with compassion”, the Second Annual Beverly C