Scholar and Feminist Conference IV program, 1977
PROGRAM THE SCHOLAR AND THE FEMINIST IV: CONNECTING THEORY, PRACTICE, AND VALUES A conference sponsored by The Barnard College Women’s Center Saturday, April 23, 1977 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
’ THE SCHOLAR AND THE FEMINIST IV: CO1‘ Check in — 9:00 — 10:00 a.m. Barnard Hall (3% m vu+\ 3 Lu rw/‘\ Morning Session — 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon - m Welcoming Remarks Jacquelyn Anderson Mattfeld, President, Barnard College Social Implications of the Scientific Study of Sex Diana Long Hall, Boston University and Radcliffe Institute Is Traditional Scholarship Value Free? Toward a Critical Theory Mary E. Payer, Columbia University Discussant, Elizabeth Minnich, Barnard College Moderator, Mary Brown Parlee, Barnard College Lunch — 12:30 — 2:00 p.m. - Hewitt Dining Room Afternoon Workshops — 2:00 - 4:30 p.m. - Milbank Hall Reception — 4:30 - 6:00 p.m. - James Room This conference is made possible by a grant from the Helena Rubinstein Foundation
NECTING THEORY, PRACTICE, AND VALUES 10. 11. Patriarchy as Paradigm: The Challenge from Feminist Scholarship Judith Long Laws, Cornell University Androcentrism in Biology Ruth Hubbard, Harvard University Sexism and Social Policy Issues in Urban Planning and Architecture Jackie Leavitt, Columbia University, School of Architecture and Urban Planning Surviving as a Feminist Scholar Outside the Academy Cynthia Secor, HERS, Mid-A tlantic; and University of Pennsylvania Women's Culture/Male Philosophy/Human Thought: What is the Question? Sara Ruddick, New Schoolfor Social Research The Problems in Demystifying Women’s Healthcare Sally Guttmacher, Columbia University, School ofPublic Health Making Feminist Scholarship More Accessible Nancy Henley, University of Lowell Taking Our Lives Seriously: Everyday Experi- ence as a Source of Feminist Social Theory Pamela Fishman, New York City Linda Marks, New York City The Need for a Feminist Literary Theory Elaine Showalter, Douglass College, Rutgers University Medical Ethics and Sterilization Helen Rodriguez-Trias, Lincoln Hospital Alternate Structures and a Utopian Proposal for an Institute for Advanced Feminist Studies Gerda Lerner, Sarah Lawrence College (continued!
12. 13. 14. 15. Transsexualism — the Ultimate Homage to Sex Role Power Janice Raymond, Five College Faculty, Amherst, Massachusetts Practical Theory and Working with Feminist Presses Charlotte Bunch, Institute for Policy Studies; and Quest Sagaris and the Politics of Feminist Studies Joan Peters, Douglass College, Rutgers University Linkages Between Racism and Sexism Jane Galvin Lewis, Social Change Advocates Academic Coordinator Mary Brown Parlee Planning Committee Nancy Miller Emily Heilbrun Hester Eisenstein Joan Peters Susan R. Sacks Linda Marks Maria von Salisch Mary E. Payer Conference Coordinators Women’s Center Jane S. Gould Ellen McManus THE WOMEN’S CENTER Barnard College New York, N .Y. 10027