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Women's Human Rights News in Austin

Grassroots Organizing and Activist Scholarship

Wed, March 30, 2011 | Walter Webb Hall, Room 202 (WWH202)

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

CWGS invites you to a discussion with:

-Paula X. Rojas, Mamas of Color Rising and INCITE!
-Rose M. Pulliam, allgo: a queer people of color organization
-Dr. Shannon Speed, Associate Professor of Anthropology, Assistant Vice President and Director of the UT-Community Engagement Center (CEC)

This event is an interaction with Refugio: a Community Organizing Training Center, an initiative of several progressive grassroots organizations in Austin and scholars who are engaged in activist research. At the event there will be discussion of the goals and training methods Refugio uses and the relation to activist scholarship. Please join us to enrich the discussion and learn about new efforts in Austin!

Sponsored by: CWGS/Rapoport Center Research Cluster on Women, Gender, and Human Rights

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