Join us as we celebrate the career and contributions of Wang Zheng, pioneering feminist and scholar, beloved teacher, and esteemed colleague!
This conference features papers by her former students as well as current UM graduate students, and a keynote address by Gail Hershatter (Distinguished Professor of History, UC Santa Cruz). We will reflect on the development of Chinese gender studies, past and present, and explore future directions for research. This conference is sponsored by the Women’s and Gender Studies Department and the Lieberthal-Rogel Center for Chinese Studies at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.
Schedule overview (times in EDT):
FRIDAY, APRIL 9
10:00 am--Panel #1
12 noon--Keynote address
2:00 pm--Panel #2
SATURDAY, APRIL 10
10:00 am--UM graduate student panel
11:10 am--Lunch and mingle
1:00 pm--Panel #3
2:45--Closing remarks by Wang Zheng