Tag: Christina Gerken

Michelle Telléz to speak at the Gloria Kaufman Lecture Series

By: Kate Luce Co-Editor-in-Chief kmluce@iu.edu Michelle Tellèz will highlight intersections of research of activism and the U.S.-Mexico border at this year’s Gloria Kaufman Lecture Series. Due to COVID-19, this year’s lecture will be hosted through Zoom for the first time. Telléz’s work centers around transnational community formation, Chicana mothering and gendered migration. She is a

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Corsets laced up in misconceptions from the patriarchy

By: Kate Luce Co-Editor-in-Chief  kmluce@iu.edu Corsets cinch waists and define curves, but the misconceptions bound society to believe their danger.  Dr. Rebecca Gibson took on a critical look at the misconceptions on the corset during the first Women and Gender Studies forum of the semester on Friday at 12 p.m. Gibson started her talk out

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Abortion discussed at Civil Rights Heritage Center

Camden Chaffee Staff Writer Since the landmark Roe V. Wade Supreme Court case in 1972, abortion has become a widely debated topic in the U.S, separating the country into two sects – pro-life and pro-choice. This week, the IUSB Civil Rights Heritage Center decided to tackle this subject by pairing a documentary, “Our Bodies Our

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