Alternative Series talk at the Watershed

Issue date: 10 November 2005

Issue date: 10/11/05

The Alternative Series of talks by leading academics continues at the Watershed on Tuesday 15 November at 19.00 with a talk on ‘Exploring local and global militarization with a feminist curiosity’ by Professor Cynthia Enloe from Clark University in Massachusetts.

The Alternative Series is organised by the Centre for Critical Theory at the University of the West of England

Cynthia Enloe is Research Professor of International Development at Clark University (Massachusetts), where she has been chair of political science and of women's studies. Professor Enloe serves on the editorial boards of several journals, including The International Feminist Journal of Politics, Signs, Ethnic and Racial Studies and Security Dialogue.

Professor Enloe is currently serving as Honorary Professor of International Politics at University of Wales, Aberystwyth. Among her recent books are Bananas, Beaches and Bases: Making Feminist Sense of International Politics (new edition, 2000) and Maneuvers: the International Politics of Militarizing Women's Lives (2000). Her newest book is The Curious Feminist: Searching for Women in a New Age of Empire (2004).

Tickets are available in advance from the Box Office, Watershed Media Centre, 1 Canon’s Road, Bristol BS1 5TX. Tel 0117 32 84321.

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