RHET presents: The Feminism of Hillary Clinton

Fri. Nov. 4 12:30 PM - Fri. Nov. 4 01:30 PM
Location: 3C12

The series “Dialogues”, presented by UWinnipeg’s Department of Rhetoric, Writing, and Communications, invites all to a special forum titled “The Feminism of Hillary Clinton”. Associate Professor Jane Barter will discuss the feminism of US presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. A brief presentation will be followed by Q&A. This event is open to UWinnipeg students, staff, and faculty. All are welcome to join the discussion!

When: Friday, November 4; 12:30 – 1:30 p.m.
Where: Room 3C12 (3rd Floor, Centennial)

Jane Barter is Associate Professor in the Department of Religion and Culture. She earned her B.A. in English at Dalhousie, her Master’s degree from the Atlantic School of Theology, and her Ph.D. from the University of St. Michael’s College at the University of Toronto. Her research interests include Christian political thought, feminist theory, and continental philosophy of religion. She is particularly interested in the manner in which religions can give rise to social and political change. She has published several articles in feminist theory and religion in journals such as The Journal of the Mothering Initiative, Studies in Religion/Sciences Religieuses, Scottish Journal of Theology, and Canadian Woman Studies/cahiers de la femme. She is the author of Christian Theology: Lord, Giver of Life (2006) and Thinking Christ: Christology and Contemporary Critics (2011).