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          A Conference Sponsored by The Barnard College Women's Center

THE SCHOLAR AND THE FEMINIST VII:

CLASS, RACE AND SEX-
EXPLORING CONTRADICTIONS,
AFFIRMING CONNECTIONS

Funded by the Helena Rubinstein Foundation

Saturday, April 12, 1980

Toward an understanding of how economic, political and cultural institutions divide women by class,
race and sexual preference. A theoretical and experiential re-examination of the power and limits of
sisterhood as an idea and social force.

PROGRAM

Check-in at Barnard Hall—9-9:45 am

Morning Session—9:45-12 noon

Welcoming Remarks

Iacquelyn Anderson Mattfeld, President, Barnard College

On the Hem of Life: Race, Class and the Prospects for Sisterhood
Bonnie Thornton Dill, Memphis State University

Class Divisions in Women's Productive and Reproductive Lives
Rosalind Petchesky, Ramapo College

Embracing Deviance and Redefining the Norm
Betty Powell, Brooklyn College, CUNY

Moderator, Amy Swerdlow, Rutgers University

Lunch——12 noon—1 pm

Afternoon Workshops—1:15—3 pm

. Difference, Domination and Community in the

Women's Movement
Nancy Hartsock, The Iohns Hopkins University

. Women in Prison: A Sociological and Political

Perspective

Regina Arnold, Sarah Lawrence College

Frances Borden Hubbard, Sophie Davis School of Bio-
Medical Education, City College, CUNY

. Cycle: A Ps chological, Physical and Social

Experience Performance and worksho funded
b the Creative Artists Public Service rogram
(CAPSH s
Blondell Cummings, Madeline Keller and several other
members of the Cycle Arts Foundation

. Class and Race Issues in Women's Studies

Florence Howe, Old Westbury, SUNY; The Feminist Press
Angela Iorge, Old Westbury, SUNY

. Sexual Politics and Afro-American Feminism:

A Critique of Michele Wallace's Black Macho and
the Myth of the Superwoman
Maxine Bailey, jobs for Youth, Inc.

. Confonting Age Barriers Among Women

Beth B. Hess, County College of Morris

. Female Sexual Empowerment: Defining the

Erotic from Our Personal Experience
Frances Doughty, National Gay Task Force

. A Historical Perspective on Feminism and Class

Conflict
Renate Bridenthal, Brooklyn College, CUNY

. Modernization and Accumulation: Boserup

Revisited
Lourdes Beneria, Livingston College, Rutgers University
Gita Sen, The New School for Social Research

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Making Connections: A Workshop in Movement
and Improvisation

Barbara Annsdater, Gail Bederman, Catherine Franke,
Helene Marshall, Twila Thompson—Woman's Collage
Theatre

Feminists’ Movements Against Prostitution,
Pornography and ”Male Vice”: A Historical
Review

]udith R. Walkowitz, Rutgers University

The Boiling Pot: Race/Class/Ethnic Conflict
in Housework _ ,

Bettina Berch, Barnard College
Carolyn Reed, National Committee on Household
Employment

Reclaiming Lesbian Herstory: A Slide Show and
Discussion
Members of the lesbian Herstory Archives

Women and the Church: Two Studies

Black and White Women in the Baptist Church,
1870-1900

Evelyn Brooks Barnett, W.E.B. DuBois Institute,
Harvard University

Women Activists in Radical Sects in 17th
Century England

Phyllis Mack, Livingston College, Rutgers University

Perspectives on the Black and Hispanic Famil
Nancy Boyd, Montefiore Hospital; Albert Einstein College
of Medicine

Elaine Soto, Lincoln Community Mental Health Center

Feminism, the Family and the New Right
Rhonda Copelon, Center for Constitutional Rights; Com-
mittee for Abortion Rights and Against Sterilization
Abuse (CARASAI

Ian Rosenberg, Empire State College, SUNY

Summary Session——3:30-4:30 pm

Diane Harriford, Stonyhrook, SUNY

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mid Conference Participants

Reception—4:30-6 pm

The conference will be limited to 500 participants and registration will be accepted in order of receipt. To reserve
your place, please return the attached form with your fee no later than April 1, 1980. Each participant will attend
one afternoon workshop. Please list four choices; we will do our best to honor your preference. You will receive
your workshop assignment when you check in on the morning of the conference. For further information write
or call the Women's Center, Barnard College, 117th Street and Broadway, New York, NY 10027, (212) 280-2067.

Registration

NAME Enclosed in my registration fee of

Cl $15.00 (regular) or C] $6.50 (stu-
ADDRESS dent or limited income) which in-

cludes lunch.

ZIP

Please make check payable to the
TELEPHONE Barnard Women's Center. Detach

this form and return no later than
AFFILIATION FIELD April 1, 1930 to;