Feminist Faculty Book Party (A Room of One's Own)
The Center is pleased to announce that the Annual Feminist Faculty Book Party hosted by A Room of One's Own features several of our past First Book Award winners--Emily Callaci, Nicole C. Nelson, and Jordan Zweck--as well as other stellar UW humanities faculty.
More information from A Room of One's Own:
A Room of One's Own is honored to welcome the the fifth Annual Feminist Faculty Book Party! This year, we convene to celebrate the recently released work of Emily Callaci, Shelly Chan, Kathryn Moeller, Nicole C. Nelson, Sue Robinson, Sami Schalk, Cherene Sherrard, and Jordan Zweck!
The Feminist Faculty Book Party brings together faculty authors from UW-Madison and other local colleges who have published books in the current academic year for libations, admiration, and most of all, BOOK CAKE. Started in 2014 by Ellen Samuels of the UW-Madison Department of Gender and Women’s Studies, this annual tradition is an occasion to celebrate the intellectual, creative, and political labor of local feminist faculty and to share the love with the Madison feminist community. We define feminist broadly and intersectionally to include work in gender, queer, trans, ethnic, critical race, and disability studies. If you don’t know what book cake is, come to the party to find out!
*This is a Room of One's Own event and is not sponsored by the UW-Madison Center for the Humanities.