When: Thu., Oct. 24, 5:30 p.m. 2013
Dr. Gwyn Kirk will present this lecture as part of the Sustainable Futures Speaker Series. Dr. Kirk is a scholar-activist concerned with gender, race, and environmental justice in the service of genuine security and a sustainable world. She has taught courses in women’s studies, environmental studies, political science, and sociology at a range of universities and colleges. With Margo Okazawa-Rey she publishes Women’s Lives: Multicultural Perspectives, used in classrooms nationwide. She has written widely on militarism, women’s peace organizing, and environmental security. She holds a PhD in political sociology from the London School of Economics.