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Dead Queens Debate
Dead Queens Debate The kick off event for Women's History month! Join History & WS for the Dead Queens Debate. "Four historic women--represented by esteemed history faculty--will be removed from their times and thrown into the modern world. Hurrem Sultan (queen with Suleiman the Magnificent), Empress Dowager Cixi (of the Ching Dynasty), Joan of Arc (the sainted kingmaker), and Martha Ballard ("queen" of colonial midwifery in Maine) will debate the issues that face women today. 1 a.m. – 1 a.m. @ Varsity Theater, WSC
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Colloquium: The Jane Austen Quotation Book
Colloquium: The Jane Austen Quotation Book noon – 12:50 p.m. @ B092 JFSB
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Your History Your Future
Your History Your Future Join our Women's Studies Honor Society in celebration of Women's History Month! We will be making a collage of influential women. Bring a pic or two of women who have influenced you on your life's journey. 7 p.m. – 8 p.m. @ B003 JFSB
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Melody, an American Girl Doll- book author: Denise Lewis Patrick
Melody, an American Girl Doll- book author: Denise Lewis Patrick The recent release of the American Girl Doll, Melody, brought with it the challenge of writing a historically accurate backstory of what life was like for a young black girl in Detroit during the Civil Right's Era. Come hear from the author how she was able to accomplish her goal. Invite anyone you know who loves civil rights history or American Girl Dolls! 6:30 p.m. – 8 p.m. @ HBLL Auditorium
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Laurel Thatcher Ulrich
Laurel Thatcher Ulrich Join BYU Women's Studies, the Maxwell Institute, and the History Department for a special event with Pulitzer Prize-winning, Harvard historian Laurel Thatcher Ulrich in celebration of Women's History Month. Her lecture, "Huddling Together: Rethinking the Position of Women in Early Mormonism" (which draws from research in her new book), takes place in the Hinckley Center. Invite your friends! 7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. @ Hinkley Center
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IC film for Women's History Month: Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem
IC film for Women's History Month: Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem A middle-aged woman has been trying to get a divorce from her domineering husband for three years to continued failure, but he won’t consent and religiously orthodox panel of judges insist on a high standard of proof. 1 a.m. – 1 a.m. @ 250 SWKT
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IC film- Gett (2nd showing)
IC film- Gett (2nd showing) A middle-aged woman has been trying to get a divorce from her domineering husband for three years to continued failure, but he won’t consent and religiously orthodox panel of judges insist on a high standard of proof. 7:30 p.m. – 9:30 a.m. @ 250 SWKT
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IC film: Gett (last day it shows)
IC film: Gett (last day it shows) A middle-aged woman has been trying to get a divorce from her domineering husband for three years to continued failure, but he won’t consent and religiously orthodox panel of judges insist on a high standard of proof. 1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. @ 250 SWKT
IC film: Gett
IC film: Gett A middle-aged woman has been trying to get a divorce from her domineering husband for three years to continued failure, but he won’t consent and religiously orthodox panel of judges insist on a high standard of proof. 7:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. @ 250 SWKT
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Trailblazing Mormon Women
Trailblazing Mormon Women Join us as faculty members (Leslie Hadfield, Heather Belnap Jensen) talk about Trailblazing Mormon Women. 5 p.m. – 6 a.m. @ EIZ Theater (B192 JFSB)
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Colloquium: Francesca Morgan “‘The Chatty Old Lady’: Gender & Genealogy in US History"
Colloquium: Francesca Morgan “‘The Chatty Old Lady’: Gender & Genealogy in US History" Colloquium: Francesca Morgan (Northeastern Illinois) “‘The Chatty Old Lady’: Gender & Genealogy in US History" noon – 12:50 p.m. @ B092 JFSB
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