Women’s Rights in the 21st Century

Professor Nancy Fraser, Humanitas Visiting Professor in Women’s Rights 2011, will present three public lectures and a concluding symposium in Cambridge in March 2011.

Lecture 1: A Polanyian Feminism?
Re-reading The Great Transformation in the 21st Century
Tuesday 8 March 2011, 5-6.30pm

Lecture 2: The Wages of Care
Reproductive Labour as Fictitious Commodity
Wednesday 9 March 2011, 5-6.30pm

Lecture 3: Between Marketisation and Social Protection
Ambivalences of Feminism in the Context of Capitalist Crisis
Wednesday 16 March 2011, 5-6.30pm

The lectures are free and open to all and take place at Room 3, Mill Lane
Lecture Rooms, 8 Mill Lane, Cambridge. Registration is required for the

Women’s Rights in the 21st Century
Thursday 17 March 2011, 1.30-6pm
CRASSH, 17 Mill Lane, University of Cambridge

Speakers include:

Professor David Owen, Professor of Social and Political Philosophy, University of Southampton
Professor Lois McNay, Professor of Theory of Politics and Fellow of Somerville College, University of Oxford
Professor Kate Nash, Professor of Sociology, Goldsmiths University of London
Professor Robin Blackburn, Professor of Sociology, University of Essex

Further details and free online registration for the symposium is available here: www.crassh.cam.ac.uk/events/1539.

For more information on this series, please see the following web link www.crassh.cam.ac.uk/events/1539/ or contact rhr32@cam.ac.uk.

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