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Gail Hershatter and Emily Honig, "Prosperity's Predicament: Wartime Rural Sichuan in the collaborative work by Isabel Crook and Christina Gilmartin"

The Fairbank Center For Chinese Studies presents Gail Hershatter and Emily Honig as a part of the Gender Studies Workshop.

November 16, 2012 4:15pm to 12:00am

This workshop series brings together scholars whose research on China in various disciplines and time periods examines the significance of gender for social, cultural, economic, and political issues. Organizer: Ellen Widmer.

Gail Hershatter is an American historian, and professor at the University of California, Santa Cruz. She graduated from Hampshire College with a B.A., from Stanford University with a M.A., and from Stanford University with a Ph.D. She was elected vice-president of the Association for Asian Studies. She was assistant director of the documentary The Gate of Heavenly Peace.

Emily Honig is a history professor at the University of California, Santa Cruz. She is also affiliated with the department of East Asian Studies and the Feminist Studies Department. She has a Ph.D. in History from Stanford University.

This will be a special session of the Gender Studies Workshop in honor of Christina Gilmartin. Reception follows.

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