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"Fear of Flying": Can a Feminist Classic Be a Classic?

Date:March 28, 2008 from 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm EDT
Location:Columbia University
Morningside Heights Campus
Social Hall, Union Theological Seminary
3041 Broadway at 121st Street
New York, NY 10027
Contact:For further information regarding this event, please contact Columbia University Libraries by sending email to cul-events@columbia.edu .

Fear of Flying:
Can a Feminist Classic Be a Classic?

a conference

Sponsored by the Institute for Research on Women and Gender, the Barnard Center for Research on Women, and the Friends of the Columbia Libraries

Friday, March 28, 2008
2:00 to 7:00 p.m.

Columbia University
Social Hall, Union Theological Seminary
3041 Broadway at 121st Street
New York, NY 10027

2:00 p.m. Welcoming Remarks
Marianne Hirsch, Institute for Research on Women and Gender
Michael Ryan, Columbia University Libraries

2:15 to 3:30 p.m. Fear of Flying at 35
Moderator: Natalie Kampen, Barnard Center for Research on Women
Participants: Susan Rubin Suleiman, Harvard University
Shelley Fisher Fishkin, Stanford University
Aoibheean Sweeney, CUNY Graduate Center

4:00 to 5:15 p.m. Can a Feminist Classic Be a Classic?
Moderator: Margo Jefferson, Columbia University School of the Arts
Participants: Min Jin Lee, novelist
Nancy K. Miller, CUNY Graduate Center
Rebecca Traister, salon.com

6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Erica Jong in conversation with Jenny Davidson, Columbia University

7:00 p.m. Reception

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