Gender studies expert to speak at FMU, Oct. 27
FLORENCE, S.C. – Judith Giblin James, associate dean of the Graduate School at the University of South Carolina, will present a lecture titled "Gender and the Literary Marketplace," Thursday, Oct. 27.
The speech will begin at 5 p.m. in the Cauthen Educational Media Center’s Lowrimore Auditorium. Admission is free and open to the public.
The lecture is presented by the Gender Studies Steering Committee and the Department of English at FMU.
In addition to her deanship in the USC Graduate School, James is an associate professor of English and a longtime contributor to the USC women’s studies program. Her research specialties include American fiction, history of the book and authorship, and gender studies. James’ publications and research have centered on the works of several writers, including Carson McCullers, Lillian Smith, DuBose Heyward, Richard Wright, Sylvia Ashton-Warner and Washington Irving.
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