Special Presentation

Fall 2017 workshops start Sept. 8

Barbara Havelková
Shaw Foundation Fellow in Law, Lincoln College and Faculty of Law, University of Oxford

Book talk: “Gender Equality in Law: Uncovering the Legacies of Czech State Socialism”

Session Chair: Grainne de Burca,  Florence Ellinwood Allen Professor of Law &  Director of Jean Monnet Center

Discussant: Melissa Feinberg, Associate Professor of History, Rutgers University

Co-sponsored by The Jean Monnet Center for International and Regional Economic Law & Justice

Friday, September 8, 2017
4:00pm to 5:30pm
Jean Monnet Center
22 Washington Square North

Note: Special place and time
All are welcome, but please RSVP to Mara Lazda ( Janet Johnson (


Other Fall 2017 workshop talks:

October 13

Janet Elise Johnson, Professor, Political Science, Brooklyn College, CUNY

Book talk: “The Gender of Informal Politics:
Russia, Iceland and Twenty-First Century Male Dominance”

Co-sponsored by the Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia

November 17

Julie A. Cassiday, Willcox B. and Harriet M. Adsit Professor of Russian, Williams College

“Charisma, Camp, or Kitsch? Gender in Putin’s Russia”

Co-sponsored by the Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia

December 1

Zorica Sirocic, Ph.D. Student, University of Graz

“Varieties of Post-Yugoslav feminist Resistance against Contemporary ‘Anti-gender’ Mobilizations

Fridays, 4:30 to 6:00

CEMS, 53 Washington Square South, 3rd floor (new location)