Elizabeth Cady Stanton:
o Called for womens rights at Seneca Falls
o The right to vote was her most radical demand
o The group met to call for property rights, divorce rights, and a womans
right to her children
o Told h
Assignment: You will write a review of your chosen book in the style of an academic
book review. It should be written in college-level English and avoid using a casual tone.
Your paper should be 5-7 pages, Times New Roman, double-spaced, with 1 inch margi
July 6, 2015
What is Women Studies? Why No Men Studies?
What is Womens Studies?
Began late 1960s/early 1970s
o Academic wing of womens movement
Few women in leadership positions in university
July 27, 2015
Revolting Bodies? The Struggle To Redefine Fat Identity
Revolting Bodies? The Struggle to Redefine Fat Identity by Kathleen LeBesco examines a
number of sties of struggle over the cultural meaning of fatness. LeBesco di