Of Pitfalls and Possibilities: The Case of India and Feminist Anti-Rape Organizing Across Difference
- Starts: 3:00 pm on Friday, November 15, 2013
Dr. Debortri Dhar's research examines the relationship between rape, suicide, and the postcolonial state, exploring such themes as gender, caste and class; silence and subaltern speech; culture, rights, and the nation; women's agency; transnational feminism and egalitarian justice. Dhar is the 2013-2014 Visiting Scholar at Boston University's Women's, Gender, & Sexuality Studies Program. She holds a Masters in Women's Studies from Oxford University and a Ph. D. in Women's and Gender Studies from Rutgers University.
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