Women's Center Symposium

Metaphors of the Body
Friday, February 23rd 2018

Time Event
9:30 a.m. Breakfast
10 a.m. Welcome
K Martinez & Koko Li
10:15 a.m. Movement Session
Amanda Ng Yann Chwen
10:40 a.m. Reading from The Body Papers
Grace Talusan
11:40 a.m. Break
11:50 a.m. Women as Wives and Ghosts: Spirit Possession in Indian Psychiatry and Film
Priyanka Padidam
Anatomy and Personhood: From Lobotomy to Pharmaceuticals
Zoe Schoen
12:50 p.m. Lunch and Gallery Walk
2:05 p.m. Sexual Violence and Quranic Resources for Healing
Celene Ibrahim, Muslim Chaplain
3:15 p.m. The Body as a Midrash: Silence, Judaism, and Gender
Merissa Jaye
Finding New Old Selves: Being Jewish and Genderqueer
Emma Youcha
4:15 p.m. Break
4:30 p.m. Logged: A Body Manifesto
Hannah Shevrin
5:15 p.m. Closing Remarks