FEMMSS2: Knowledge that Matters

February 08, 2007

Questions of difference, democracy and justice have been at the forefront of feminist discussions about what knowledge matters for social justice. How knowledge is produced, distributed, and taken up is intricately connected to questions of equality, ethics, sustainability, power, identity, voice, and social change. Activism and advocacy are so central to feminist knowledge that Loraine Code argues "without advocacy and the negotiations it commonly enlists knowledge is not possible, in a strong sense, across diverse communities and socio-ecological situations."

Keynote speakers include:
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Hosted by the Women and Gender Studies program at Arizona State University.

Arizona State University

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