Activities & off-campus events

Bag Lunch Discussion Series

Friday, September 29, 2017

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Center for Women, CdC 230

Women's Studies and Critical Studies of Race & Ethnicity Bag Lunch Discussion Series

Artistic Practice in Knowledge Production for Social Change

Presenter: Mihret Kebede, Ethiopian Artist in Residence


The WOST & CRST Bag Lunch Discussion Series for fall 2017 will be held September 29, October 12 and December 1 from noon to 1:30 p.m. (program begins at 12:10) in the Center for Women, CdC 230.

Friday, September 29—Artistic Practice in Knowledge Production for Social Change
Presenter: Mihret Kebede, Ethiopian Artist in Residence

Friday, October 12—Learning to Be Black in America
Presenter: Maria Nhambu '67, Alumna, Author, Dancer, and Creator of Aerobics With Soul®, a fitness workout based on African dance that has been taught at St. Catherine University

Friday, December 1—Diversity in Youth Literature: What the Numbers Tell Us
Presenter: Sarah Park Dahlen, Associate Professor in the Master of Library and Information Science Program


Throughout the academic year, the Abigail Quigley McCarthy Center for Women hosts the Women’s Studies (WOST) and Critical Studies of Race & Ethnicity (CRST) monthly bag lunch discussion series. The series brings together faculty, students, staff, and community members to discuss current research and creative endeavors.

Bring your lunch and your friends! Refreshments will be served.

For more information, please contact the Center for Women at 651.690.6783 or aqmcenterforwomen@stkate.edu.