Scholar and Feminist III registration form, 1976, page 2

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A conference sponsored by The Barnard College Women’s Center

Saturday, April 10, 1976

The third in a series examining the impact of feminism on traditional modes of scholarship, this year’s
conference focuses on a basic problem now attracting attention in many disciplines: What are the Origins of the
position of women in society and culture? What are the sources —- historical, psychological, social, economic and

political — of woman’s condition, past and present?

P R 0 G R A M
Check-in at Barnard Hall —— 9:00 - 10:00 a.m.

Morning Session — 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon

Welcoming Remarks
Elizabeth Janeway, Trustee, Barnard College

Unraveling The Problem of Origins:

An Anthropological Search for Feminist Theory
Rayna R. Reiter, The New School for Social Research

When Did Man Make God In His Image?
A Case-Study in Religion and Politics
Elaine H. Pagels, Barnard College

Moderator, Hester Eisenstein, Barnard College

Lunch -12:30 - 2:00 p.m.

Afternoon Seminars — 2:00 - 4:30 p.m.

1. The Female Threat: Patriarchal Ideology in
the Odyssey
Mary R. Lefkowitz, Wellesley College
Joan Peters, The City College, CUN Y

2. Jung After Feminism: A Perspective from the
Psychology of Religion
Naomi Goldenberg, Yale University

3. The Politics of Wagelessness: Women, House-
work, and the Wages Due
Silvia Federici, New York Wages
for Housework Committee

4. Anger As Inspiration and Inhibition: American
Women Writers, 1850 to the Present
Ann Douglas, Columbia University

5. Origins of Women as Sex-Objects in the Visual
Nanette Salomon, Queens College, CUN Y,
and Fordham University

6. The Development of Sex Differences as the
Development of Power Differences
Rhoda K. Unger, Montclair State College





The Origins of Modern Marriage
Heidi Hartmann, The New School for
Social Research

Ellen Ross, Connecticut College

Beyond the Mother Tongue: Repression and
Expression of Sensuous Experience in Women’s
Poetic Language

Barbara S. Miller, Barnard College

Agueda Pizzaro, Brooklyn College, CUN Y

“Biological” Origins: Avoiding the Mire of
‘ ‘Genetic Destiny’ ’

Ethel Tobach, American Museum of
Natural History

The Medieval Church: What Happened to Women?
Suzanne)’. Wemple, Barnard College

The Physical Abuse of Women: The Force of
Nadia Telsey, York College, CUN Y

The Perspective of the Black Woman Writer in
American Literature
Joan Hazzard, The City College, CUN Y

13. Origins and Aims of Socialist Feminism

Barbara Ehrenreich

Elizabeth Ewen, Old Westbury, SUN Y

Reception — 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.

The conference will be limited to 250 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 March 26, 1976. Each participant
will attend one afternoon seminar. Please list four choices; we will do our best to honor your preference. You will
receive your seminar assignment when you check in on the morning of the conference. For further information write
or call the Women’s Center, Barnard College, 117th and Broadway, New York, N. Y. 10027, 212-280-2067.

NAME Enclosed is my registration fee of
ADDRESS $10 (regular) $5 (student
_ or limited income) which includes lunch.
Zip Please make check payable to the
Barnard Women’s Center. Detach this
TELEPHONE form and return no later than March
_ _ Hester Eisenstein
Seminar Choices Academic Coordinator
“St by number Women’s Center
Barnard College

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New York, N. Y. 10027