Loading Events

Organizing Stories: Dr. Chanda Prescod-Weinstein in conversation with Selma James

Chanda Prescod-Weinstein, University of New Hampshire; Selma James, activist and writer

Wed, 4/6 · 12:15 pm1:15 pm · Zoom

Organizing Stories

Join us for a conversation with Professor Chanda Prescod-Weinstein, Black feminist theorist and theoretical physicist and author of The Disordered Cosmos: A Journey into Dark Matter, Spacetime, and Dreams Deferred (2021), and her grandmother Selma James, long-time feminist activist and ‘Wages for Housework’ co-founder, on Wednesday, April 6th, 12:15-1:15pm. In keeping with this spring’s Organizing Stories theme, Feminism’s Archives, Prescod-Weinstein and James will be in conversation about James’ new book, Our Time Is Now: Sex, Race, Class, and Caring for People and Planet (2021), and the legacies of inter-generational feminism.

Princeton undergraduate students who register and attend can receive a complimentary copy of Selma James’ new book (email promisel@princeton.edu for more info).

RSVP here.

 

Organizing Stories is a student-driven project supported by the Humanities Council Exploratory Grant in the Humanities and founded and directed by  Autumn M. Womack (English; African American Studies) and Monica Huerta (English; American Studies). Organizing Stories receives its primary funding from the Humanities Council, with co-sponsorship from the University Center for Human Values, Department of African American Studies, African Humanities Colloquium, and the Dean of Faculty.

Humanities Council Logo
Italian Studies Logo
American Studies Logo
Humanistic Studies Logo
Ancient World Logo
Canadian Studies Logo
ESC Logo
Journalism Logo
Linguistics Logo
Medieval Studies Logo
Renaissance Logo
Film Studies Logo