Sex/Gender: Theory into Practice Reading Group


Thursday, February 8, 2018, 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Repeats every year on the 9 of November, 2 times except Fri Nov 09 2018 Also includes Thu Feb 08 2018, Thu Feb 22 2018, Thu Mar 22 2018, Thu Apr 12 2018


Boylston Hall Room G35

Sex/Gender: Theory into Practice 
Gender & Science Reading Group 2017-2018

In coordination with the Mahindra Humanities Center/WGS seminar series "Sex/Gender: Theory into Practice," the Gender & Science Reading Group will meet regularly this year to discuss articles or pre-circulated papers by the speakers a week prior to each seminar. 

The “Sex/Gender: Theory into Practice” seminar engages scholars and scientists in conversation about the constructs of “sex” and “gender” in biological and health science research.  More details about the seminar talks can be found below.

Reading group meetings will take place on the following Thursdays from 4-5 pm in Boylston Hall, Room G35, on Harvard’s main campus.

Reading Group Schedule:

Thursday, November 9, 2017: Gillian Einstein (Toronto)

Thursday, February 8, 2018: Rebecca Jordan-Young (Barnard)

Thursday, February 22, 2108: Louise Pilote (McGill)

Thursday, March 22, 2018: Anne Fausto-Sterling (Brown)

Thursday, April 12, 2018: Sari van Anders (Michigan)


Light snacks and caffeine will be provided. All are welcome to any or all of our meetings.

To participate and receive copies of the readings, please write to We very much hope that you will join us! 


Sponsored by the Mahindra Humanities Center at Harvard and the Committee on Degrees in Studies of Women, Gender, and Sexuality.