"Holding Up More Than Half the Sky: The Women's Movement in India" - Lecture by Nandini Rao

September 24, 2018 - 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm (already occurred)

Nandini Rao is a feminist trainer, counselor and writer based in New Delhi, India. Rao’s talk will trace a herstory of the women’s movement in India, focusing on landmark moments that have inflected understandings of gender-based violence. Rao will trace the connections between recent and historical campaigns around women’s rights and contemporary activism around casteism, queer rights, disability rights and tribal rights.

A private dinner (for STUDENTS only) will follow at 6:30 p.m.; if you are interested, kindly R.S.V.P. before Sept. 20. Pita Pockets will be provided!

Additional Info

Dinner R.S.V.P.

Contact Info

Pooja Rangan
(440) 309-6930
image of e-mail address@amherst.edu

Directions

Center for Humanistic Inquiry, Second Floor of Frost Library