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Westwood July Meeting
Thursday, July 15, 2021, 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM PDT
Category: Westwood

Everything You’ve Always Wanted to Know about Sex Discrimination at Work But Were Afraid to Ask

Join BP Westwood with UCLA professor of Gender Studies and Chair of the UCLA Social Science Interdepartmental Program, Juliet A. Williams. Juliet will share with us more on her research and teaching specializations, as well as answer your burning questions about gender discrimination in the workplace.

About the Speaker

Juliet A. Williams is Professor of Gender Studies and Chair of the UCLA Social Science Interdepartmental Program. She also serves as faculty director of the UCLA Quarter in Washington Program. Professor Williams holds a B.A. in Government from Harvard University, and a Ph.D. in Government from Cornell University. Her research and teaching specializations include feminist theory, masculinity studies, gender and the law, gender and education, and feminist cultural studies. Her most recent book is The Separation Solution?: Single-Sex Education and the New Politics of Gender Equality (University of California Press, 2016). She is contributing co-editor of Public Affairs: Politics in the Age of Sex Scandals, and her scholarly articles have appeared in journals including SignsHarvard Journal of Law & Gender, and Political Research Quarterly. Currently she is working on a multi-year project, in collaboration with Dr. Abigail Saguy, exploring the concept of gender neutrality in U.S. law, the media and activism.

Time will be set aside for attendee introductions, so using the video feature throughout the meeting is encouraged. Please watch the training and read the documents on the BP ZOOM Resource Center, so you are prepared for the meeting.

Cost: Free