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Fridays at Newcomb: 1970's Race, Gender & Anti-Rape Activism

Uptown Campus
Diboll Gallery
43 Newcomb Place, New Orleans, Louisiana, 43 Newcomb Place, New Orleans, Louisiana

Jacquet is an Assistant Professor of History and Women’s and Gender Studies at LSU. She is the author of The Injustices of Rape: How Activists Responded to Sexual Violence, 1950-1980 (UNC Press, 2019) and Guest Curator, “Confronting Violence, Improving Women’s Lives” Exhibition with the National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, MD. Sept 2015-Aug 2016. Her research focuses on 20th century US social movements, sexual violence, anti-rape activism, and rape law.

This Friday's At Newcomb presentation is part of our Feb.7 Sexual Violence Symposium:

Newcomb Institute

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