Archives: Critical Race Studies
Monday, December 6, 2021
National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women
Dec 6, 2021 Dear friends of the Pauline Jewett Institute of Women’s and Gender Studies: On this National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women, we continue to to remember and to mourn the women whose lives were cut short at École Polytechnique in Montreal on December 6, 1989. Although we cannot...
Friday, November 12, 2021
Congratulations to our Graduates!
Dear friends of the Pauline Jewett Institute of Women's and Gender Studies: As we prepare for yet another Convocation without being able to gather in person, I'd like to extend a note of congratulations to this fall's graduates. I wish that we could hear your names called out as you cross the stage to...
Thursday, September 9, 2021
Dr. Manjeet Birk writing on Critical Race Theory in “The Conversation”
Dr. Manjeet Birk recently published a widely-circulated piece in The Conversation on Critical Race Theory and “Diversity”. In addition to providing a brief overview of what critical race theory actually involves, the article also challenges “diversity” initiatives that fail to address white supremacy in meaningful ways. You can read the...