The St. Francis College Institute for Peace and Justice & the Women’s Studies Center are pleased to announce their Fall 2012 Senior Citizens Lecture series. The series is devoted to lectures by and about radical and progressive women and will feature topics such as women and poverty, women and science, women and representations of fundamentalist Islam, and incarcerated mothers. For the month of September, the lectures will feature the following:
On September 11, Emily Horowitz, professor of sociology, will speak on “Women and the 2012 Election.”
On September 25, Bettina Aptheker, political activist, feminist, professor and author, will speak on her life as a pioneering activist in the Free Speech and Women’s Movements.
The lectures will be held at
St. Francis College, 180 Remsen Street, Brooklyn, NY
Tuesdays at 11:10am in Room 4202
The lectures are free and open to the public.