Empirical Intersectionality: A Tale of Two Approaches
Ange-Marie Hancock of USC will discuss the topic of intersectionality as explored in her newest book Solidarity Politics for Millennials: A Guide to Ending the Oppression Olympics.
When: Thursday, April 25, 2013, 4 p.m.
Where: UCSB, Santa Barbara
Age limit: All ages
Hancock is a globally recognized scholar of the study of intersectionality – the study of the intersections of race, gender, class and sexuality politics and their impact on public policy. Her first book, The Politics of Disgust and the Public Identity of the “Welfare Queen”, won two national awards. Her current book, Solidarity Politics for Millennials: A Guide to Ending the Oppression Olympicsuses popular culture and recent survey data to analyze the contemporary challenges of immigration and same-sex marriage and contends that the development of deep political solidarity is necessary to overcome persistent political challenges in U.S. politics.
Held in Lane Room, Ellison Hall. Sponsored by the IHC’s Identity Studies RFG.
Event posted April 3, 2013
Last updated April 3, 2013