The Dowell Lecture Examines Feminism in 2011
04/04/2011 

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The 2011 Dowell Lecture, hosted by the Women's Studies Committee, featured Emilie Zaslow, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Communication Studies at Pace University. Zaslow is the author of Feminism, Inc: Coming of Age in Girl Power Media Culture.

Zaslow's lecture, "Making Sense of Feminism in 2011," examined contemporary feminism, feminist images in popular media, and the need for a modern feminist movement.

The Dowell Lecture is in honor of Elvira M. Dowell SAS'36.

Pictured above (l-r): Dr. Richard Thompson, Dean of the School of Arts & Sciences, Emilie Zaslow, Ph.D., and Jennifer Scuro, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Philosophy and Director of the Women's Studies Program.