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REF NO.: 10

SUBJECT: Henrietta Harvey lecture at Memorial’s St. John’s campus

DATE: Sept. 27

Dr. Sandra Whitworth, a political science professor at York University, will deliver the Henrietta Harvey lecture at Memorial University on Wednesday,
Oct. 3.
Named the “Eminent Feminist Scholar” of 2012 by the feminist theory and gender studies section of the International Studies Association, Dr. Whitworth will discuss Gender, Armed Conflict and Global Violence: The Post 9/11 Decade. In her talk she will examine differences between state- and UN-based politics since Sept. 11, 2001.
Dr. Whitworth’s lecture takes place in the S.J. Carew (Engineering) building’s Bruneau Lecture Theatre and begins at 7 p.m. All are welcome and free parking is available in area 16. A reception will follow the lecture.

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