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Red River Women's Studies Conference

About the Conference

Red River Women's Studies Conference celebrates its thirteenth anniversary with a theme of R/EVOLUTION: Creating Women and Gender Studies. This interdisciplinary conference will examine and celebrate the creation and evolution of the fields of Women's Studies, Gender Studies, and Queer Studies, as well as the changing roles of women and men in society.


Invited Speakers

 Photo of Dr. Cristina Alcalde

Dr. Cristina Alcalde

Associate Professor of Gender and Women's Studies
University of Kentucky

Keynote address title:

"Negotiating Gendered and Racialized Identities Across Borders"



Photo of Dr. Adeyinka Bruce

Dr. Adeyinka A. Bruce Omotunde

Independent Scholar specializing in Women and Gender Studies, Comparative Politics, African Politics and International Relations.

Invited lecture title:

"Gender and Power Politics"



anna turcotte


Anna Astvatsaturian Turcotte

Author of "Nowhere, a Story of Exile," based on the childhood diaries she kept as a refugee from Baku, Azerbaijan.

Invited Author Book title

"Nowhere a Story of Exile"



Additional Information

RRWS Conference 2013 Program

Call For Papers